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(Brady-Handy Photograph Collection,
LoC Prints and Photographs Division,
LC-DIG-cwpbh-03425)

Theodore Roosevelt (1) [1858–1919]

This page covers the author of The Rough Riders.

For other authors named Theodore Roosevelt, see the disambiguation page.

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Periodically throughout his extraordinary career, Theodore Roosevelt turned to the writing of history. Energetic about everything he did, he imbued his writing with verve and a strong sense of drama that continues to attract readers today. Born in New York City and educated at Harvard University, he immersed himself in public affairs long before he became President of the United States. A man of many talents, he was, among other things, police commissioner, mayoral candidate, rancher, hunter, explorer, soldier, and governor. His strong sense of history probably influenced his actions more times than not, and certainly he brought to the White House in 1901 an awareness of how much the past conditions the present and informs the future. Roosevelt made history, influenced history, and wrote history. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Rough Riders 610 copies, 7 reviews
The Naval War of 1812 277 copies, 4 reviews
Strenuous Life 220 copies, 6 reviews
Through the Brazilian Wilderness 213 copies, 2 reviews
Hero Tales from American History 145 copies, 4 reviews
The Wilderness Hunter 63 copies, 1 review
Fear God and Take Your Own Part 57 copies, 2 reviews
New York 28 copies
Thomas Hart Benton 27 copies, 1 review
Hunting in many lands (Editor) 13 copies
Oliver Cromwell 11 copies
Trailing the giant panda 10 copies, 1 review
The Wendigo 2 copies
Writings 2 copies
Holidays in the Open 1 copy, 1 review
Letters 1 copy
The North American Indian: The Complete Portfolios (Foreword, some editions) 461 copies, 7 reviews
American progressivism : a reader (Contributor) 97 copies
The North Pole (Introduction, some editions) 85 copies
American Heritage: A Reader (Contributor) 64 copies
Meeting of Minds: First Series (Subject) 50 copies, 2 reviews
Nine Faces of Kenya (Contributor) 48 copies
Cowboy Songs and Other Frontier Ballads (Introduction, some editions) 42 copies, 1 review
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