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Title:
Mark Twain and the Colonel : Samuel L. Clemens, Theodore Roosevelt, and the arrival of a new century
Author:
McFarland, Philip James.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., [2012]

©2012
Physical Description:
xv, 499 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
War -- Return to America -- Celebrity -- Vice-presidential candidate -- Warfare -- Imperialist America -- Anti-imperialist -- Election results -- The strenuous life -- West -- Rural upbringing -- Urban upbringing -- Clemens goes west -- Grand tours -- Western writings -- Continental America -- The Philippines -- Pan-American Exposition -- Race -- Yale bicentennial -- Racial America -- Back to Hannibal -- Roosevelt and race -- Livy -- Huckleberry Finn -- Roosevelt and the Philippines -- Placating the South -- Oil -- The Kanawha -- Corporate America -- Roosevelt as reformer -- The Gilded Age -- Bankruptcy -- In the White House -- Trustbusting -- Our life is wrecked -- Children -- A seventieth birthday -- Susy -- America at home -- Bully father -- President in his own right -- Global visions -- Bereft and adrift -- Young people -- Peace -- Carnegie -- America at peace -- Late pleasures -- TR steps down -- Jean -- Funerals -- Bull Moose -- Afterward.
ISBN:
9781442212268
Format :
Book

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