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  1. The Naval War of 1812
    The Naval War of 1812
    Theodore Roosevelt
    Random House / 1999 / Trade Paperback
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Published when Theodore Roosevelt was only twenty-three years old, The Naval War of 1812 was immediately hailed as a literary and scholarly triumph, and it is still considered the definitive book on the subject. It caused considerable controversy for its bold refutation of earlier accounts of the war, but its brilliant analysis and balanced tone left critics floundering, changed the course of U.S. military history by renewing interest in our obsolete forces, and set the young author and political hopeful on a path to greatness. Roosevelt's inimitable style and robust narrative make The Naval War of 1812 enthralling, illuminating, and utterly essential to every armchair historian.

  1. The Rough Riders
    The Rough Riders
    Theodore Roosevelt
    Random House / 1999 / Trade Paperback
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In 1898, as the Spanish-American War was escalating, Theodore Roosevelt assembled an improbable regiment of Ivy Leaguers, cowboys, Native Americans, African-Americans, and Western Territory land speculators. This group of men, which became known as the Rough Riders, trained for four weeks in the Texas desert and then set sail for Cuba. Over the course of the summer, Roosevelt's Rough Riders fought valiantly and sometimes recklessly in the Cuban foothills, incurring casualties at a far greater rate than the Spanish. Roosevelt kept a detailed diary from the time he left Washington until his triumphant return from Cuba later that year. The Rough Riders was published to instant acclaim in 1899. Robust in its style and mesmerizing in its acount of battle, it is exhilarating, illuminating, and utterly essential reading for every armchair historian and at-home general.

  1. Hunting Trips of a Ranchman & the Wilderness Hunter
    Hunting Trips of a Ranchman & the Wilderness Hunter
    Theodore Roosevelt, Stephen E. Ambrose
    Random House / 1998 / Trade Paperback
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Written during his days as a ranchman in the Dakota Bad Lands, these two wilderness tales by Theodore Roosevelt endure today as part of the classic folklore of the West. The narratives provide vivid portraits of the land as well as the people and animals that inhanbited it, underscoring Roosevelt's abiding concerns as a naturalist. Originally published in 1885, Hunting Trips of a Ranchman chronicles Roosevelt's adventures tracking a twelve-hundred-pound grizzly bear in the pine forests of the Bighorn Mountains. In asides as compelling as the hunt, Roosevelt muses on the beauty of the Bad Lands and the simple pleasures of ranch life. The Wilderness Hunter, which came out in 1893, remains perhaps the most detailed account of the grizzly bear ever recorded and an intensely personal portrait of the man who would be president.

  1. The Strenuous Life
    The Strenuous Life
    Theodore Roosevelt
    Applewood Books / 1991 / Hardcover
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Teddy Roosevelt was America's twenty-sixth president. Though he was an asthmatic, Roosevelt lived a full and accomplished life. He was a sportsman, a public servant, and a literary man. Roosevelt believed that to live a satisfying life, one had to live a strenuous life. In 1905, he made this speech in Chicago. It is considered by many to be the essence of his political and personal philosophy.

  1. Theodore Roosevelt: The Rough Riders and an Autobiography
    Theodore Roosevelt: The Rough Riders and an Autobiography
    Theodore Roosevelt
    Penguin Random House / Hardcover
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In An Autobiography (1913), Roosevelt recalls his lifelong fascination with natural history, his love of hunting and the outdoors, and his adventures as a cattleman in the Dakota Badlands, as well as his career in politics as a state legislator, civil service reformer, New York police commissioner, assistant secretary of the navy, governor of New York, and president. Roosevelt writes of his battles against corruption, his efforts to establish America as a world power, his passionate commitment to conservation, and his growing conviction that only a strong national government and an energetic presidency could protect the public against the rapacious greed of modern corporations. Combining vivid and amusing anecdotes with clear and eloquent statements of progressive principles, An Autobiography is a classic American memoir.

  1. Theodore Roosevelt
    Theodore Roosevelt
    Genevieve Foster
    Beautiful Feet Books / Trade Paperback
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Written by the wonderful Genevieve Forster, Theodore Roosevelt: An Initial Biography features beautiful illustrations with lively text about one of the greatest American presidents. Children will learn about Teddy Roosevelt's childhood and his time in office, as well as how he spent the remainder of his life. A living book from Beautiful Feet Books. Grades 4-8. 106 pages, softcover.

  1. Who Was Theodore Roosevelt?
    Who Was Theodore Roosevelt?
    Michael Burgan
    Grosset & Dunlap / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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Who was Theodore Roosevelt? Where did he live, what was his childhood like, and what was the outcome of his tenure as president? Black-and-white illustrations, maps, and a timeline are included. Ages 9-11. 106 pages, softcover.

  1. Teddy Roosevelt: Young Rough Rider
    Teddy Roosevelt: Young Rough Rider
    Edd Winfield Parks, Gray Morrow
    Aladdin / 1989 / Trade Paperback
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Easy to read, and full of the spirit and adventure of the famous Americans who've made America what it is today, the Childhood of Famous Americans Series is a series of fictionalized biographies for children 8 & up.

Learn about Teddy Roosevelt overcame asthma to become one of our most outdoors-loving presidents. 192 pages, softcover.

  1. Heroes of History: Theodore Roosevelt, An American Original
    Heroes of History: Theodore Roosevelt, An American Original
    Janet Benge, Geoff Benge
    Emerald Books / 2005 / Trade Paperback
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    4 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
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The Heroes of History series chronicles the true stories of fascinating men and women who changed the course of history.

Determined to make a difference and with an insatiable curiosity, love of adventure, and hunger for justice, Theodore Roosevelt exemplified a life directed by principle and not by circumstance. Whether rooting out government and corporate corruption, leading the legendary Rough Riders in war, establishing wildlife refuges and national parks, ranching in the Badlands of Dakota, writing books, or exploring dangerous uncharted land, the twenty-sixth president of the United States embraced every challenge and made his life count.

For ages 10 and up.

  1. The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt
    The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt
    Edmund Morris
    Random House Trade / 2001 / Trade Paperback
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  1. Bully!: The Life and Times of Theodore Roosevelt
    Bully!: The Life and Times of Theodore Roosevelt
    Rick Marschall
    Regnery History / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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One of America's most beloved presidents comes to life in this comprehensive, unique biography illustrated by more than 250 period cartoons. Theodore Roosevelt, adored for everything from his much-caricatured teeth and glasses to his almost childlike exuberance and boundless energy, as well as his astounding achievements, captivated Americans of his day--and the cartoonists who immortalized him in their drawings. In Bully! The Life and Times of Theodore Roosevelt, author and cartoonist Rick Marshall captures Roosevelt's remarkable life as no other biographer has.

  1. The Remarkable Rough-Riding Life of Theodore Roosevelt and the Rise of Empire America
    The Remarkable Rough-Riding Life of Theodore Roosevelt and the Rise of Empire America
    Cheryl Harness
    Random House / 2007 / Hardcover
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History and biography meet with fantastic illustrations in this narrative that follows the life of President Teddy Roosevelt. Set into the historical context of an expanding America, discover how young Theodore set to work improving both his body and his mind as he exercised to overcome his asthma and continued in studying his lifelong interest in the natural world. The historical context of expanding national interests is included, and timelines across the bottom of most pages provide additional insight into the times in which he lived. Ages 8-12. 144 pages, indexed, hardcover with dust jacket.

    1. Carry a Big Stick: The Uncommon Heroism of Theodore Roosevelt
      Carry a Big Stick: The Uncommon Heroism of Theodore Roosevelt
      George Grant
      Cumberland House Publishing / 1997 / Hardcover
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    Theodore Roosevelt stands out as one of the most exceptional leaders in American history. He was a devoted husband and father, a politician, a soldier, a war hero, a journalsit, an editor, a cattle rancher, a scientist, an historian, a writer, an athlete, a hunter, and a diplomat. While the list of his exploits seems imposing, it was his passionate commitment to what he believed was right and good and true that was dynamically compelling -- even to those who opposed him. In this thought provoking look at his leadership in action, we see why he not only earned the respect and admiration of his contemporaries, but why, even today, he continues to capture our imagination.

    1. Theodore Roosevelt's Letters to His Children
      Theodore Roosevelt's Letters to His Children
      Applewood Books / 1919 / Trade Paperback
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    Teddy Roosevelt's daring and gentleman-adventure lifestyle is often the defining impression of his personality, however, his relationship to his six children is in focus here. Roosevelt's collection of letters written between 1898 and 1911 show the president as a devoted father who passed along advice, family stories, encouragement, and a good deal of fun to his children when they were apart. Written and sketched letters are both included! 240 pages, softcover.

    1. Teddy Roosevelt Coloring Book
      Teddy Roosevelt Coloring Book
      Gary Zaboly
      Dover Publications / 2012 / Trade Paperback
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    Theodore Roosevelt--known to all as Teddy--played many roles in his time, and this coloring book traces every stage of his remarkable life. Detailed captions accompany images depicting his illness-shadowed childhood, his embrace of strenuous outdoor pursuits, his leadership of the Rough Riders during the Spanish-American War, his political rise, and his ceaseless championship of conservation-related causes.

      1. Mornings on Horseback - Audiobook on CD
        Mornings on Horseback - Audiobook on CD
        David McCullough
        Simon & Schuster / 2003 / Compact disc
        $35.96 Retail: $39.95 Save 10% ($3.99)
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      Winner of the 1982 National Book Award for Biography, this audiobook is the brilliant biography of the young Theodore Roosevelt. Hailed as a masterpiece by Newsday, it is the story of a remarkable little boy--seriously handicapped by recurrent and nearly fatal attacks of asthma--and his struggle to manhood.

      His father--the first Theodore Roosevelt, "Greatheart,"--is a figure of unbounded energy, enormously attractive and selfless, a god in the eyes of his small, frail namesake. His mother--Mittie Bulloch Roosevelt--is a Southerner and celebrated beauty.
      Mornings on Horesback spans seventeen years--from 1869 when little "Teedie" is ten, to 1886 when he returns from the West a "real life cowboy" to pick up the pieces of a shattered life and begin anew, a grown man, whole in body and spirit.
      This is a tale about family love and family loyalty...about courtship, childbirth and death, fathers and sons...about gutter politics and the tumultuous Republican Convention of 1884...about grizzly bears, grief and courage, and "blessed" mornings on horseback at Oyster Bay or beneath the limitless skies of the Badlands. Read by Edward Herrmann. Abridged. 8 CDs. 9 hours.

      1. Selected Speeches and Writings of Theodore Roosevelt - eBookeBOOK
        Selected Speeches and Writings of Theodore Roosevelt - eBook
        Theodore Roosevelt
        Vintage / 2014 / ePub
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      1. The Naval War of 1812: (A Modern Library E-Book) - eBookeBOOK
        The Naval War of 1812: (A Modern Library E-Book) - eBook
        Theodore Roosevelt
        Modern Library / 2000 / ePub
        $13.99
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      1. Hunting Trips of a Ranchman and The Wilderness Hunter - eBookeBOOK
        Hunting Trips of a Ranchman and The Wilderness Hunter - eBook
        Theodore Roosevelt
        Modern Library / 2000 / ePub
        $2.99
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      1. Theodore Roosevelt: An Autobiography - eBookeBOOK
        Theodore Roosevelt: An Autobiography - eBook
        Theodore Roosevelt
        Harper Torch / 2015 / ePub
        $0.99
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      1. A Companion to Theodore Roosevelt - eBookeBOOK
        A Companion to Theodore Roosevelt - eBook
        Serge Ricard(Ed.)
        Wiley-Blackwell / 2011 / ePub
        $183.99
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      1. Theodore Roosevelt - eBookeBOOK
        Theodore Roosevelt - eBook
        Michael Cooper
        Viking Children's / 2009 / ePub
        $13.99
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        CBD Stock No: WW47655EB
      1. Theodore Roosevelt's History of the United States: His Own Words, Selected and Arranged by Daniel Ruddy - eBookeBOOK
        Theodore Roosevelt's History of the United States: His Own Words, Selected and Arranged by Daniel Ruddy - eBook
        Daniel Ruddy
        HarperCollins e-books / 2010 / ePub
        $14.99
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        CBD Stock No: WW69879EB