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The loves of Theodore Roosevelt : the women who created a president  Cover Image Book Book

The loves of Theodore Roosevelt : the women who created a president / Edward F. O'Keefe.

O'Keefe, Edward F., (author.).

Summary:

"A spirited and poignant family love story, revealing how an icon of rugged American masculinity was profoundly shaped by the women in his life, especially his mother, sisters, and wives" -- Provided by publisher.

Item details

  • ISBN: 9781982145682
  • ISBN: 1982145684
  • Physical Description: xvi, 446 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2024.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-424) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Preface -- Part one: Teedie & Edie, 1852-1878. Teedie -- Edie -- On his own -- Part two: Sunshine, 1878-1884. "A rare and radiant maiden" -- Courting Alice -- "Nothing Whatever Else but you" -- Part three: "The light has gone out of my life," 1884-1887. Nevermore -- "Hell, with the fires out" -- Reunited -- Part four. Destiny and the Republic, 1887-1901. "Twenty-three crossings at breakneck speed" -- The crowded hour -- A rising tide -- Part five: The women in the arena, 1901-1948. Partners in history -- Triumph, regret, and relief -- Lion in winter -- Put out the light -- Afterword: Cleared for strange ports.
Subject: Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 > Family.
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 > Friends and associates.
Presidents > United States.
Mothers and sons.
Sisters.
Wives.
Women's rights.
Présidents > États-Unis.
Presidents > United States > Biography.
Genre: Biography.
Biographies.
Biographies.

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