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Bully!: The Life and Times of Theodore Roosevelt: Illustrated with More Than 250 Vintage Political Cartoons

Bully!: The Life and Times of Theodore Roosevelt: Illustrated with More Than 250 Vintage Political Cartoons (Hardback)

By Marschall, Rick

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Bully! One of America's most beloved presidents comes to life in this comprehensive, unique biography illustrated by more than 250 period cartoons. Theodore Roosevelt, adored for everything from his much-caricatured teeth and glasses to his almost childlike exuberance and boundle...ss energy, as well as his astounding achievements, captivated Americans of his day--and the cartoonists who immortalized him in their drawings. In Bully! The Life and Times of Theodore Roosevelt, author and cartoonist Rick Marschall tells Roosevelt's story, using words and colorful images alike. Incorporating hundreds of vintage illustrations, Bully! captures Roosevelt's remarkable life and incredible accomplishments as no other biography has. In Bully! you will read and see why this man continues to capture the imaginations of Americans and those who love America. You will learn: Why World War I might never have happened if Roosevelt had won the presidency for a third term How TR the Rough Rider inspired his men How Roosevelt drove the building of the Panama Canal through almost insuperable obstacles Why his strong (but today underreported) Christian faith directed his every action Why the cowboy Roosevelt was the most intellectual president America has ever had Why his foreign policy of speaking softly and carrying a big stick was so successful How the Progressive Roosevelt was actually a Conservative
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ISBN 9781596981546
Released NZ 17 Nov 2011
Publisher Regnery Publishing Inc
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781596981546
Stock Available
Status Title is temporarily out of stock
Publisher Regnery Publishing Inc
Imprint Regnery Publishing Inc
Released 17 Nov 2011
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Marschall, Rick
Category Biography & Autobiography: Historical, Political & Military
Political Leaders & Leadership
Graphic Novels & Comic Books
Number of Pages 400
Dimensions Width: 204mm
Height: 229mm
Spine: 33mm
Dewey Code 973.911092
Weight 1,248g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Presidents - United States, Roosevelt, Theodore, Roosevelt, Theodore - Caricatures and cartoons
NBS Text Autobiography: Historical, Political & Military
ONIX Text General/trade