The war lovers : Roosevelt, Lodge, Hearst, and the rush to empire, 1898 (Book, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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The war lovers : Roosevelt, Lodge, Hearst, and the rush to empire, 1898

Author: Evan Thomas
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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From the bestselling author of "Sea of Thunder" comes a riveting narrative about America's ferocious drive towards empire during the Gilded Age, and the uncanny resemblance of the Spanish-American War to the Iraq War of today.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Theodore Roosevelt; Henry Cabot Lodge; William Randolph Hearst; William McKinley; Thomas B Reed; William Randolph Hearst; Henry Cabot Lodge; William McKinley; Thomas B Reed; Theodore Roosevelt
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Evan Thomas
ISBN: 9780316004121 031600412X 031600409X 9780316004091
OCLC Number: 980289578
Description: xii, 470, 12 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Dreaming of father --
The noble hacks --
Manifest destiny --
The large policy --
The individualist --
Selling papers --
The czar --
The pleasant gang --
Aux barricades! --
Kinds of courage --
Romance --
The stolen letter --
Remember the Maine --
The trophies of Miltiades --
Hot time --
The rocking-chair period --
Hurrying to empire --
Ambush --
The crowded hour --
Matters of honor --
Spoils of war --
A certain blindness --
Never ending.
Responsibility: Evan Thomas.
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A riveting narrative about America's ferocious drive towards empire during the Gilded Age, told by one of our most acclaimed historians.  Read more...

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