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“I Will Enforce the Law.” Merit System Governs in Police Force. Sunday Closing
Law Made Operative. Attempted Assassination by Dynamite. PAGE CHAPTER XI
.-ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE NAVY Rebuilds the American 2 TABLE OF ...
ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE NAVY Rebuilds the American Navy.
Introduces Target Practice with Powder and Ball. Active in Preparation for War
with Spain. Advises Ordering Commodore Dewey to the China Station. Resigns
for Active ...
168 Mr. Roosevelt, as Assistant Secretary of the Navy . . . 208 Mr. Roosevelt in
Rough Rider Uniform . . . . . . 224 Colonel Roosevelt as a Rough Rider . . . . . . .
232 Major-General Joseph Wheeler . . . . . . . . . . 240 The Charge up San Juan Hill
When Mr. McKinley became President he selected Mr. 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 ...
Mr. Roosevelt in this history of our navy says: “There were no better seamen in
the world than the American Jack; he had been bred to his work from infancy, and
had been off in a fishing dory almost as soon as he could walk. When he grew ...
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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