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Theodore Roosevelt and the art of American power : an American for all time / William R. Nester.

Author/Creator:
Nester, William R., 1956- author.
Publication:
Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2019]
Format/Description:
Book
vi, 329 pages ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 -- Political and social views.
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 -- Influence.
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
Power (Social sciences) -- United States -- History.
Balance of power -- History.
United States -- Politics and government -- Philosophy.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Philosophy.
Balance of power.
Diplomatic relations -- Philosophy.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Political and social views.
Politics and government.
Power (Social sciences)
Presidents.
United States.
Form/Genre:
Biography.
History.
Summary:
"This study comprehensively and systematically explores how Theodore Roosevelt understood, massed, and wielded power to pursue his vision for an America that was the world's most prosperous, just, and influential nation"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
The child of nature
The assemblyman
The Westerner
The civil service commissioner
The police commissioner
The Assistant Navy Secretary
The Rough Rider
The Governor
The Vice President
The trustbuster
The square dealer
The imperialist
The statesman
The conservationist
The mistake of his life
The elder statesman
The new nationalist
The man in the arena
The last chances
The legacy.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other format:
Online version: Nester, William R., 1956- author. Theodore Roosevelt and the art of American power
ISBN:
9781498596756
1498596754
9781498596763
OCLC:
1077788591
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