omitir hasta el contenido
Teddy Roosevelt at San Juan : the making of a president Ver este material de antemano
CerrarVer este material de antemano
Chequeando…

Teddy Roosevelt at San Juan : the making of a president

Autor: Peggy Samuels; Harold Samuels
Editorial: College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©1997.
Serie: Texas A & M University military history series, 54.
Edición/Formato:   Libro impreso : Biografía : Inglés (eng) : 1st edVer todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
Base de datos:WorldCat
Resumen:
At one o'clock in the afternoon of July 1, 1898, thirty-nine-year-old Colonel Teddy Roosevelt prepared to advance at the head of his Rough Riders during the Cuban phase of the Spanish-American War. A mixture of cowboys and socialites, the Rough Riders were the most colorful regiment in the American V Army Corps.
Calificación:

(todavía no calificado) 0 con reseñas - Ser el primero.

Temas
Más materiales como éste

 

Encontrar un ejemplar en la biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Encontrando bibliotecas que tienen este material…

Detalles

Género/Forma: Biography
Formato físico adicional: Online version:
Samuels, Peggy.
Teddy Roosevelt at San Juan.
College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©1997
(OCoLC)605053295
Persona designada: Theodore Roosevelt; Theodore Roosevelt; Theodore Roosevelt; Theodore Roosevelt; Theodore Roosevelt
Tipo de material: Biografía
Tipo de documento Libro
Todos autores / colaboradores: Peggy Samuels; Harold Samuels
ISBN: 0890967717 9780890967713
Número OCLC: 36470317
Descripción: x, 374 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Título de la serie: Texas A & M University military history series, 54.
Responsabilidad: by Peggy Samuels and Harold Samuels.

Resumen:

At one o'clock in the afternoon of July 1, 1898, thirty-nine-year-old Colonel Teddy Roosevelt prepared to advance at the head of his Rough Riders during the Cuban phase of the Spanish-American War. A mixture of cowboys and socialites, the Rough Riders were the most colorful regiment in the American V Army Corps.

Their immediate target was the central sector of the fortified San Juan Heights. Capturing the blockhouse on San Juan Hill was key to breaching the Spanish defenses on the heights above the city of Santiago de Cuba. Roosevelt and his volunteer cavalry were positioned in the rear of two regular regiments on the right side of the arena. They faced the lower and thinly defended rise called Kettle Hill, rather than San Juan Hill.

The only American officer to remain mounted in the battle, Roosevelt initiated an unauthorized charge up Kettle Hill. While racing up the slope, he was forced to dismount and climb to the crest on foot. As his young volunteers fell in behind, Roosevelt reveled in his triumph. Afterward, in describing his self-perceived role to reporters, Roosevelt cast himself as the most promotable hero in the campaign and, thus, laid the foundation for his legend.

That legend, of Teddy Roosevelt valiantly leading the Rough Riders in their charge up San Juan Hill, had a great deal to do with making Roosevelt president and has endured for nearly a century. The reality as shown in this fast-paced narrative is that the charge Roosevelt led was foolhardy and occurred not on San Juan Hill but on the smaller and less important Kettle Hill.

Teddy Roosevelt at San Juan explains what Roosevelt did and why he did it. The authors tell the story in two separate but interwoven tracks.

Reseñas

Reseñas editoriales

Resumen de la editorial

"Few instances in military history have had such profound consequences as Teddy Roosevelt's charge at San Juan. Now, for the first time in over a generation, we have a grand narrative of that heroic Leer más

 
Reseñas contribuidas por usuarios
Recuperando reseñas de GoodReads…
Recuperando reseñas de DOGObooks…

Etiquetas

Ser el primero.
Confirmar este pedido

Ya ha pedido este material. Escoja OK si desea procesar el pedido de todos modos.

Datos enlazados


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/36470317> # Teddy Roosevelt at San Juan : the making of a president
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "36470317" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/txu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Place/college_station> ; # College Station
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Topic/roosevelt_theodore_military_leadership> ; # Roosevelt, Theodore--Military leadership
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Topic/presidents_united_states> ; # Presidents--United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075723> ; # Presidents
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Topic/united_states_army_volunteer_cavalry_1st> ; # United States / Army / Volunteer Cavalry, 1st
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85140286> ; # Spanish-American War, 1898
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/973.911092/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/44346731> ; # Theodore Roosevelt
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85117120> ; # San Juan Hill, Battle of, Cuba, 1898
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1104759> ; # San Juan Hill, Battle of (Cuba : 1898)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Topic/presidents_biography_united_states> ; # Presidents--Biography--United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205805> ; # Cuba.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Organization/united_states_army_volunteer_cavalry_1st> ; # United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Topic/spanish_american_war_1898> ; # Spanish-American War, 1898
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Topic/san_juan_hill_battle_of_cuba_1898> ; # San Juan Hill, Battle of, Cuba, 1898
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1128682> ; # Spanish-American War (1898)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Place/hohen_von_san_juan> ; # Höhen von San Juan
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/153598570> ; # United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Topic/san_juan_batalla_de_1898> ; # San Juan, Batalla de, 1898
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Event/1898> ; # 1898
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Topic/ersturmung_der_hohen_von_san_juan> ; # Erstürmung der Höhen von San Juan
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Topic/guerra_hispano_americana_1898> ; # Guerra hispano-americana, 1898
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1185276> ; # Military leadership
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Person/roosevelt_theodore_1858_1919> ; # Theodore Roosevelt
   schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/93026201> ; # Harold Samuels
   schema:copyrightYear "1997" ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Person/samuels_peggy> ; # Peggy Samuels
   schema:datePublished "1997" ;
   schema:description "At one o'clock in the afternoon of July 1, 1898, thirty-nine-year-old Colonel Teddy Roosevelt prepared to advance at the head of his Rough Riders during the Cuban phase of the Spanish-American War. A mixture of cowboys and socialites, the Rough Riders were the most colorful regiment in the American V Army Corps."@en ;
   schema:description "Their immediate target was the central sector of the fortified San Juan Heights. Capturing the blockhouse on San Juan Hill was key to breaching the Spanish defenses on the heights above the city of Santiago de Cuba. Roosevelt and his volunteer cavalry were positioned in the rear of two regular regiments on the right side of the arena. They faced the lower and thinly defended rise called Kettle Hill, rather than San Juan Hill."@en ;
   schema:description "That legend, of Teddy Roosevelt valiantly leading the Rough Riders in their charge up San Juan Hill, had a great deal to do with making Roosevelt president and has endured for nearly a century. The reality as shown in this fast-paced narrative is that the charge Roosevelt led was foolhardy and occurred not on San Juan Hill but on the smaller and less important Kettle Hill."@en ;
   schema:description "Teddy Roosevelt at San Juan explains what Roosevelt did and why he did it. The authors tell the story in two separate but interwoven tracks."@en ;
   schema:description "The only American officer to remain mounted in the battle, Roosevelt initiated an unauthorized charge up Kettle Hill. While racing up the slope, he was forced to dismount and climb to the crest on foot. As his young volunteers fell in behind, Roosevelt reveled in his triumph. Afterward, in describing his self-perceived role to reporters, Roosevelt cast himself as the most promotable hero in the campaign and, thus, laid the foundation for his legend."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/376698816> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Series/texas_a_&_m_university_military_history_series> ; # Texas A & M University military history series ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/605053295> ;
   schema:name "Teddy Roosevelt at San Juan : the making of a president"@en ;
   schema:productID "36470317" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/36470317#PublicationEvent/college_station_texas_a_&_m_university_press_1997> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Agent/texas_a_&_m_university_press> ; # Texas A & M University Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780890967713> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/36470317> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Agent/texas_a_&_m_university_press> # Texas A & M University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Texas A & M University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Organization/united_states_army_volunteer_cavalry_1st> # United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Person/roosevelt_theodore_1858_1919> # Theodore Roosevelt
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1858" ;
   schema:deathDate "1919" ;
   schema:familyName "Roosevelt" ;
   schema:givenName "Theodore" ;
   schema:name "Theodore Roosevelt" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Person/samuels_peggy> # Peggy Samuels
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Samuels" ;
   schema:givenName "Peggy" ;
   schema:name "Peggy Samuels" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Place/hohen_von_san_juan> # Höhen von San Juan
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Höhen von San Juan" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Series/texas_a_&_m_university_military_history_series> # Texas A & M University military history series ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/36470317> ; # Teddy Roosevelt at San Juan : the making of a president
   schema:name "Texas A & M University military history series ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Topic/ersturmung_der_hohen_von_san_juan> # Erstürmung der Höhen von San Juan
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Erstürmung der Höhen von San Juan"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Topic/guerra_hispano_americana_1898> # Guerra hispano-americana, 1898
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Guerra hispano-americana, 1898"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Topic/presidents_biography_united_states> # Presidents--Biography--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Presidents--Biography--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Topic/roosevelt_theodore_military_leadership> # Roosevelt, Theodore--Military leadership
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Roosevelt, Theodore--Military leadership"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Topic/san_juan_batalla_de_1898> # San Juan, Batalla de, 1898
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "San Juan, Batalla de, 1898"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Topic/san_juan_hill_battle_of_cuba_1898> # San Juan Hill, Battle of, Cuba, 1898
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "San Juan Hill, Battle of, Cuba, 1898"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Topic/spanish_american_war_1898> # Spanish-American War, 1898
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Spanish-American War, 1898"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/376698816#Topic/united_states_army_volunteer_cavalry_1st> # United States / Army / Volunteer Cavalry, 1st
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "United States / Army / Volunteer Cavalry, 1st"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85117120> # San Juan Hill, Battle of, Cuba, 1898
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "San Juan Hill, Battle of, Cuba, 1898"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85140286> # Spanish-American War, 1898
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Spanish-American War, 1898"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075723> # Presidents
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Presidents"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1104759> # San Juan Hill, Battle of (Cuba : 1898)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "San Juan Hill, Battle of (Cuba : 1898)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1128682> # Spanish-American War (1898)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Spanish-American War (1898)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1185276> # Military leadership
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Military leadership"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205805> # Cuba.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Cuba." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/153598570> # United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/44346731> # Theodore Roosevelt
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1858" ;
   schema:deathDate "1919" ;
   schema:familyName "Roosevelt" ;
   schema:givenName "Theodore" ;
   schema:name "Theodore Roosevelt" ;
   schema:sameAs <http://d-nb.info/gnd/118749633> ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/93026201> # Harold Samuels
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Samuels" ;
   schema:givenName "Harold" ;
   schema:name "Harold Samuels" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780890967713>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0890967717" ;
   schema:isbn "9780890967713" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/605053295>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Teddy Roosevelt at San Juan." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/36470317> ; # Teddy Roosevelt at San Juan : the making of a president
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Cerrar ventana

Inicie una sesión con WorldCat 

¿No tienes una cuenta? Puede fácilmente crear una cuenta gratuita.