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The king and the cowboy : Theodore Roosevelt and Edward the Seventh : secret partners / David Fromkin.

Author/Creator:
Fromkin, David.
Publication:
New York : Penguin Press, 2008.
Format/Description:
Book
256 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
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Subjects:
United States -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1901-1909.
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1901-1910.
World politics -- 1900-1918.
Contents:
1. VICTORIA'S WORLD. When German Monarchs ruled England
A liberal German's worldview
Was Bertie really born lucky?
2. A PROFILE OF BERTIE. Nemesis strikes
Seduced by Paris
Seducing the New World
Can she forgive him?
War and politics divide the family
The young marrieds
Other beds, other women
Bertie's politics
3. WILLY CASTS A SHADOW. Willy bites
Willy barks
Willy sends a telegram
Willy challenges Bertie
4. A PROFILE OF TEDDY. Teedie refuses to be weak
Teedie in love
What should he do with his life?
Politics!
Following the Western Star
Back to politics!
Teddy's war
5. INTO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY. Alarm!
A special relationship
An entente
Showdown in Morocco
On to Algeciras
High noon
Who moves history?
Time runs out
The road to Sarajevo
The Anglo-French entente.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-246) and index.
ISBN:
9781594201875 (alk. paper)
1594201870 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
213308973