President Theodore Roosevelt left his mark on every facet of American life, including, quite colorfully, its language. Here, in a single volume, are not only his best "Teddyisms""hyphenated America," "muckraker," "the square deal," "the lunatic fringe," "good to the last drop," and many othersand lost words, but also the best of Roosevelt's most memorable quotations, which serve to illuminate every area of our culture: Americans; boxing; citizenship; conservation; courage; death; democracy; extremists; family values; football; government; heroism; history; hunting; leadership; liberty; patriotism; power; religion; war and peace; winning; women's rights; and much more.
|Publisher:||Taylor Trade Publishing|
|Product dimensions:||4.96(w) x 7.02(h) x 0.46(d)|
About the Author
H. Paul Jeffers, author of Commissioner Roosevelt and Colonel Roosevelt, lives in New York City.