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Theodore Roosevelt : preacher of righteousness

Theodore Roosevelt : preacher of righteousness

Author: Josh Hawley
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Joshua Hawley examines Roosevelt's political thought to arrive at a revised understanding of his legacy. He sees Roosevelt as galvanizing a 20-year period of reform that permanently altered American politics and Americans' expectations for government social progress and presidents.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Case studies
Études de cas
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hawley, Joshua David.
Theodore Roosevelt.
New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2007039384
Named Person: Theodore Roosevelt; Theodore Roosevelt; Theodore Roosevelt
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Josh Hawley
ISBN: 9780300145144 0300145144 128208870X 9781282088702 9786612088704 6612088702
OCLC Number: 503446488
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 318 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: In the father's house --
A small, ornithological boy --
Race and destiny --
The code of a warrior --
Apostle of expansion --
The fate of coming years --
Master-spirit --
Warrior Republicanism --
The progress of a progressive --
A prophet's return --
Battle for the Lord --
The valley of vision --
Responsibility: Joshua David Hawley ; foreword by David M. Kennedy.
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Often dismissed by scholars as an opportunistic politician whose ideas lacked historical import, Theodore Roosevelt has been underestimated as a thinker. This title examines Roosevelt's political  Read more...


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