The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt MOBI ï The Rise MOBI

The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt MOBI ï The Rise  MOBI Selected by the Modern Library as one of thebest nonfiction books of all timeDescribed by the Chicago Tribune as a classic, The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt stands as one of the greatest biographies of our time The publication of The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt on September th,marks the th anniversary of Theodore Roosevelt becoming president

10 thoughts on “The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt

  1. Matt Matt says:

    Theodore Roosevelt found himself on a great flat rock, gazing out across the whole of New York State Rolling fog obscured everything but nearer grass and shrubs, yet the sense of being the highest man for hundreds of miles around, cherished by all instinctive climbers, was no doubt pleasing to him As if in further reward, the clouds unexpectedly parted, sunshine p

  2. Laura Laura says:

    I can t remember the last time I was so glad to have finished a book Clearly, this is an award winning work with lots of glowing reviews From about the middle of the book on, it was a slog to get through I won t say the book itself is bad, as it was meticulously researched and written I think it sa case of what I was expecting, and what I instead got from this that caus

  3. Chrissie Chrissie says:

    On completion This was an absolutely excellent book It gave me everything I want from a biography It chronologically relates all aspects of Theodore Roosevelt s life up to his presidency, after President McKinley s assassination in 1901 The next in the trilogy covers his years in the Presidency Theodore Rex I will very soon continue with that I was worried that it might be re

  4. Max Max says:

    In this superbly written first volume of three, Morris portrays a man of unbelievable fortitude, accomplishment and unparalleled scope Theodore Roosevelt s incredibly incisive mind is coupled with endless energy He is anything he wants to be an avid outdoorsman, a skillful boxer, an accomplished hunter, a cattle rancher, a Harvard phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude graduate, a devo

  5. Matt Matt says:

    TED OF ALL TRADES, MASTER OF ALLEdmund Morris ought to consider this new title for his next revised edition of this jam packed book, so full of information and anecdotes that the reader would surely agree to the change a short time into the literary adventure As thorough as the beginning of this biography might be, its ease of reading entices many who might otherwise shy away from so lon

  6. Colleen Browne Colleen Browne says:

    I had to give this book 5 stars because frankly, it is one of the finest biographies I have ever read It is a narrative of TR s life told by a writer who is obviously one of the presidents biggest fans That said, Morris does not allow his admiration and respect for his subject to cloud his judgment When he determines that TR got it wrong, he says so If there is one criticism that I have it is

  7. Laura Noggle Laura Noggle says:

    It is not often that a man can make opportunities for himself But he can put himself in such shape that when or if the opportunities come he is ready to take advantage of them It was probably unfair to read this so soon after Ron Chernow s Grant, which is still the best biography I ve read to date Morris does an exceptional job however this book is filled with rather mundane minutia and not as much

  8. Erik Graff Erik Graff says:

    Having been invited by Nate and Robyn Gregory to spend two weeks with them in NW Wisconsin and having had several prior visits to the nearby town, I brought up two books for scholarly review and trusted to the Hayward animal welfare resale shop for supplementary pleasure reading There I picked up this text and a couple of birthday gifts for a niece, expecting to make a start while still up in the north wo

  9. Jim Jim says:

    This is one of the great biographies of all time, certainly the greatest I have ever read Thus it is also the greatest presidential biography I have ever read, and I ve read nearly thirty such volumes This is the first volume of Edmund Morris s three volume biography of Theodore Roosevelt, covering the years from his birth to the moment his presidency began Never have I read such a thoroughly researched, minute

  10. Checkman Checkman says:

    Theodore Roosevelt is one of our most admired presidents It seems that regardless of one s political viewpoints there is something about him that one can admire There is a laundry list Liberals, conservatives, gun owners, hunters, conservationists, doves, hawks, capitalists, socialists, racists You name the cause or special interest and it seems that Theodore Roosevelt covered it a true Renaissance Man Wait a minute

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