Mornings On Horseback

Mornings On Horseback

Book - 1981
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Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, c1981.
ISBN: 9780671227111
0671227114
Characteristics: 445 p., [32] p. of plates : ill., geneal. table, ports.

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CrochetCat374
Aug 16, 2016

This was a comprehensive and well-researched account of Teddy Roosevelt's early years before he became president. His family is discussed in detail, and the author provides rich insight into events that impacted what kind of a person Roosevelt eventually became, from his bouts of childhood asthma to the tragic early death of his first wife Alice. I especially enjoyed the account of Roosevelt's year out West--it is amazing that that rather short period of his life became such a defining part of his subsequent actions and image.

SuzieQ1 Apr 10, 2013

It's books like this that make us reconsider how we perceive our former presidents. After reading this, I don't think I like Teddy Roosevelt so much. As with John Adams, McCullough gives us a glimpse of the man, not the myth.

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pokano
Jun 26, 2011

Remarkable story about a remarkable man and his remarkable family. This volume covers Theodore Roosevelt and his family BEFORE he became president. Highly readable, entertaining and informative.

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