A Companion to Theodore Roosevelt by Serge Ricard

By Serge Ricard

A better half to Theodore Roosevelt is the 1st finished anthology to surround Roosevelt as entire, highlighting either his character and his expert diplomacy.Revitalizes and internationalizes scholarship in this hottest and highly-rated American presidentCovers many features of Roosevelt’s character and his rules, household and international, to create a whole photograph of the manProvides scholarship from either side of the Atlantic, from proven Roosevelt specialists,  revered students, and a brand new new release of historiansA new and clean historiographical exploration of Roosevelt’s existence and ideas, political profession and achievements, and his legacies

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Time and again TR, fellow Republican speakers, and the sympathetic New York Times stressed the unity of the party in fielding a single candidate for mayor. The climax of TR’s campaign came on October 27, his twenty-eighth birthday, at a large meeting of Republicans at Cooper Union Hall. In his speech TR referred to himself as a “radical reformer,” promising to clean up city government. ”4 Once again TR draped himself in the dual mantles of reformer and Republican. On Election Day TR came in a distant third with only about 60,000 votes, and Hewitt emerged the victor.

New York: G. W. , Pub. Riis, Jacob (1904). Theodore Roosevelt: The Citizen. New York: The Outlook Co. Robinson, Corinne Roosevelt (1921). My Brother: Theodore Roosevelt. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons. Roosevelt, Theodore (1878, 1884, 1886). Personal Diaries. , microfilm edition, series 7–8, reel 429–430. Roosevelt, Theodore (1884). p. Privately printed. Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass. Roosevelt, Theodore (1893). ” Harper’s Weekly, March 18.

TR won re-election in 1882 in the face of, as he noted, a “Democratic Deluge” that elected Grover Cleveland governor of New York and placed the Republicans in “a hopeless minority” (TR to William Thomas O’Neil, 12 November 1882, Morison, Blum, and Chandler 1951, 58). His fellow Republicans named him minority leader, and TR continued his education as an urban reformer. That year he helped usher through the Assembly a bill forbidding the manufacture of cigars in New York tenements, a filthy job that exacerbated the already horrific conditions inside the tenements.

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