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President Roosevelt Takes the Helm of Government in o Washington. First
Official Act. Aims to Break Up Solid South by New Methods. Summons Booker T.
Washington to a Conference. Appoints Reform Democrats to Office. Friend to
362 President Roosevelt at the Martyred President's Casket . 366 The Mountain
Guide Finds Mr. Roosevelt in the Adirondacks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 372 Library of
Mr. Ansley Wilcox at Buffalo . . . . . . 376 The White House, Washington, D. C. - .
He is learned, cultured, progressive and brave, an athlete, sportsman, ranchman,
author, orator, politician, statesman and soldier. I first knew this distinguished
gentleman whem, in April, 1889, he appeared in Washington as one of the three
... Roosevelt as his Assistant Secretary of the Navy. Here was a new field of
operations for his tireless energies. He had already written a history of the navy of
the United States, and this had required a research into the archives at
In June, 1897, in addressing the naval cadets he repeated Washington's warning
: “To be prepared for war is the most effectual means to promote peace,” and with
great emphasis he uttered these words: “All the great masterful races have ...
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I did not finish this book, and the first sentence from the first chapter may give you an idea why. "Restless as the sea his forefathers sailed to reach the new world; active as the soil that answered ... Read full review