The Presidency of Theodore Roosevelt / Edition 1

The Presidency of Theodore Roosevelt / Edition 1

by Lewis L. Gould
     
 

ISBN-10: 0700605657

ISBN-13: 9780700605651

Pub. Date: 08/28/1992

Publisher: University Press of Kansas

"This book deserves to be read by a large general audience trying to understand not only Roosevelt but also the development of the modern presidency. It will become the standard work on the subject."—Robert Dallek, author of The American Style of Foreign Policy

"Unquestionably the most authoritative account of Theodore Roosevelt's

Overview

"This book deserves to be read by a large general audience trying to understand not only Roosevelt but also the development of the modern presidency. It will become the standard work on the subject."—Robert Dallek, author of The American Style of Foreign Policy

"Unquestionably the most authoritative account of Theodore Roosevelt's presidency."—William H. Harbaugh, author of Power and Responsibility: The Life and Times of Theodore Roosevelt and editor of The Writings of Theodore Roosevelt

Author Biography: Lewis L. Gould is Eugene C. Barker Centennial Professor Emeritus in American History at the University of Texas at Austin and author or coauthor of eighteen other books, including The Presidency of William McKinley; The Spanish-American War and President McKinley; 1968: The Election that Changed America; Lady Bird Johnson and the Environment; and Lady Bird Johnson: Our Environmental First Lady.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780700605651
Publisher:
University Press of Kansas
Publication date:
08/28/1992
Series:
American Presidency Series
Edition description:
REISSUE
Pages:
355
Product dimensions:
6.04(w) x 9.04(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations

Foreword

Preface to the Second Edition

Preface to the First Edition

Acknowledgments

1. "Here Is the Task"

2. The Personalized President

3. "Immediate and Vigorous Executive Action"

4. Roosevelt and the World, 1902-1904

5. The Square Deal, 1903-1904

6. "How They Are Voting For Me!"

7. Roosevelt and Regulation, 1905-1906

8. President of a Great Nation

9. Roosevelt the Administrator, 1905-1909

10. Keeping the Left Together

11. "We Were at Absolute Peace"

12. "There Is No One Like Theodore"

Notes

Suggestions for Further Reading

Index

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