Theodore Roosevelt: An Autobiography by Theodore Roosevelt

By Theodore Roosevelt

Spanning his earliest remembrances as a baby to his ancient cost up San Juan Hill, and his years within the White condo, Theodore Roosevelt: An Autobiography deals an intimate and telling portrait of 1 of the best statesmen in American history.

As a militarist and flesh presser, Theodore Roosevelt finished a striking record of achievements together with forming the tough Riders, trust-busting businesses like average Oil, increasing the United States’ community of nationwide parks, and negotiating the tip of the Russo-Japanese struggle, for which he used to be provided the 1906 Nobel Peace Prize.

Show description

Read or Download Theodore Roosevelt: An Autobiography PDF

Similar autobiography books

The First Four Minutes (50th Anniversary Edition)

On 6 may possibly 1954 Roger Bannister turned the 1st guy to run a mile in less than 4 mins, setting up himself as some of the most recognized sportsmen in background. Bannister has written a considerable new advent of this fiftieth anniversary version of the 1st 4 mins, reflecting on his stories in 1954, his lifestyles ever on account that then and the evolution of mile operating during the last 5 many years.

That's Another Story: The Autobiography

Julie Walters has been delighting audiences on monitor and on level for more than 25 years, and has been defined as Britain's preferred actress and comedienne. Now she tells us her personal tale, in her personal phrases. She used to be born in 1950s Birmingham, daughter of an austere Irish Catholic mom, and was once despatched to varsity in a convent.

Born to Rule: Five Reigning Consorts, Granddaughters of Queen Victoria

Julia Gelardi's Born to Rule is the robust epic tale of 5 royal granddaughters of Queen Victoria, who reigned over the tip in their empires, the destruction in their households, and the tumult of the 20 th century

Here are the tales of Alexandra, whose religion in Rasputin and tragic finish became the stuff of legend; Marie, the flowery and whimsical queen who battled her means via a lifetime of intrigues and was once additionally the mum of 2 Balkan queens and of the scandalous Carol II of Romania; Victoria Eugenie, Spain's very English queen who, like Alexandra, brought hemophilia into her husband's family---with devastating results for her marriage; Maud, King Edward VII's daughter, who used to be self reliant Norway's reluctant queen; and Sophie, Kaiser Wilhelm II's a lot maligned sister, daughter of an emperor and herself the mum of at the least 3 kings and a queen, who ended her days in sour exile.

Using by no means earlier than released letters, memoirs, diplomatic files, secondary resources, and interviews with descendents of the topics, Julia Gelardi's Born to Rule is an wonderful and noteworthy paintings of well known heritage.

Le Roman vrai

Très connue dans les milieux féministes et de l'écriture, Marcelle Brisson demeure malheureusement méconnue du grand public. Son récit autobiographique permettra sans doute de mieux faire connaître cette determine généreuse et influente du Québec contemporain.

Additional info for Theodore Roosevelt: An Autobiography

Example text

All the traffic was diverted, there was order and not a single fight broke out despite the large numbers of people milling around. Everyone seemed to be having a good time on this warm spring day. The flame was duly delivered and on the return journey from the Manarah to the Greek Orthodox Church in the Old City of Ramallah, I noticed that the priest had given the flame that was to be carried to the Muslim Prime Minister of the Palestinian Authority, walking by his side, and another to the Muslim District Governor, walking on the other side.

Today the Guardian newspaper published his diary. Immediately after reading it I sent him this email: Dear Henning I can’t begin to describe how I felt when I read your diary in today’s Guardian. It is as though after decades of suffering in silence (today marks the forty-third anniversary of the occupation), with both the cause of my suffering being denied and my experience of it called suspect, after years and years of hardship and pain, there was finally vindication. You write that your aim was [to show] that ‘deeds, not words’ are what are important and that ‘only action can provide proof of your words’.

Of course it was hardly surprising for the guard to be suspicious when the mount on which the Dome of the Rock rests is perhaps the most contested of holy sites. This Islamic masterpiece is plagued by Israeli state policies 47 Occupation Diaries The Dome of the Rock combines Byzantine design and Islamic ornamentation. I consider myself as shaped by an enduring Islamic–Christian culture that has been dominant in Palestine since the eighth century. 48 18 July 2010 and threatened with destruction by extremist Jews.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.42 of 5 – based on 3 votes