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The great adventure : Theodore Roosevelt and the rise of modern America

Author: Albert Marrin
Publisher: New York : Dutton Children's Books, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Theodore Roosevelt is one of America's liveliest and most influential figures. He was a scholar, cowboy, war hero, explorer, and a brilliant politician. As president, Roosevelt's far-reaching policies abroad and at home forever changed both our nation's place in the world and the life of every modern American.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Biographies
Biography
Juvenile works
Young adult nonfiction
Young adult literature
Juvenile literature
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Marrin, Albert.
Great adventure.
New York : Dutton Children's Books, ©2007
(OCoLC)608475221
Online version:
Marrin, Albert.
Great adventure.
New York : Dutton Children's Books, ©2007
(OCoLC)609189876
Named Person: Theodore Roosevelt; Theodore Roosevelt; Theodore Roosevelt; Theodore Roosevelt
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Marrin
ISBN: 9780525476597 0525476598
OCLC Number: 76939863
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection.
Description: 248 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: A boy of old Manhattan --
The life of effort --
A thundering express train --
Following the drum : from battlefield to White House --
At home in the White House --
I believe in power --
Conservation is a great moral issue --
The young giant of the West --
The most difficult task --
The Rough Rider's last fight.
Responsibility: Albert Marrin.
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Theodore Roosevelt is one of America's liveliest and most influential figures. He was a scholar, cowboy, war hero, explorer, and a brilliant politician. As president, Roosevelt's far-reaching policies abroad and at home forever changed both our nation's place in the world and the life of every modern American.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-10-07) Good Permalink

      Excellent biography of Roosevelt.  The text is meaty and there are many black and white photographs to enhance the text.  It is more of a high school level biography, middle level students with good reading skills will enjoy it also.

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