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The Resource TR's last war : Theodore Roosevelt, the Great War, and a journey of triumph and tragedy, David Pietrusza

TR's last war : Theodore Roosevelt, the Great War, and a journey of triumph and tragedy, David Pietrusza

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TR's last war : Theodore Roosevelt, the Great War, and a journey of triumph and tragedy
Title
TR's last war
Title remainder
Theodore Roosevelt, the Great War, and a journey of triumph and tragedy
Statement of responsibility
David Pietrusza
Title variation
Theodore Roosevelt's last war
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A riveting new account of Theodore Roosevelt's impassioned crusade for military preparedness as America fitfully stumbles into World War I, spectacularly punctuated by his unique tongue-lashings of the vacillating Woodrow Wilson, his rousing advocacy of a masculine, pro-Allied "Americanism," a death-defying compulsion for personal front-line combat, a tentative rapprochement with GOP power brokers--and perhaps even another presidential campaign"--
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LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pietrusza, David
Dewey number
973.91/1092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • United States
  • Last years of a person's life
  • Politics and government
  • United States
  • HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
Label
TR's last war : Theodore Roosevelt, the Great War, and a journey of triumph and tragedy, David Pietrusza
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cast of characters -- We must not weep -- Murder on the high seas -- A noise like 10,000 babies -- A true logothete, a real sophist -- Pretty boys who know all the latest tango steps -- The most educational drama I have ever witnessed -- A hyphenated American is not an American -- The country is not in a heroic mood -- Rules is rules here -- When a weasel sucks eggs -- Colossal figure of American manhood -- The cowardly stab -- Black blood crusted round their mouths -- I'm only asking to be allowed to die -- I wish I could get my hands on him! -- Everybody works, but father -- I would not have it otherwise -- To go out into the blackness
Control code
on1019951653
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 383 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781493028870
Lccn
2018001712
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 40028385064
  • 99977688715
System control number
(OCoLC)1019951653
Label
TR's last war : Theodore Roosevelt, the Great War, and a journey of triumph and tragedy, David Pietrusza
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cast of characters -- We must not weep -- Murder on the high seas -- A noise like 10,000 babies -- A true logothete, a real sophist -- Pretty boys who know all the latest tango steps -- The most educational drama I have ever witnessed -- A hyphenated American is not an American -- The country is not in a heroic mood -- Rules is rules here -- When a weasel sucks eggs -- Colossal figure of American manhood -- The cowardly stab -- Black blood crusted round their mouths -- I'm only asking to be allowed to die -- I wish I could get my hands on him! -- Everybody works, but father -- I would not have it otherwise -- To go out into the blackness
Control code
on1019951653
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 383 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781493028870
Lccn
2018001712
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 40028385064
  • 99977688715
System control number
(OCoLC)1019951653

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