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Mornings onhorseback

the story of an extraordinary family, a vanished way of life, and the unique child who became Theodore Roosevelt

by David McCullough

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Roosevelt, Theodore, -- 1858-1919 -- Childhood and youth.,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid McCullough.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE75
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21591781M
    ISBN 100671227114

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McCullough examines Theodore's love of the outdoors, his health problems, and his family relations. He also discusses Theodore's time at Harvard University, his first marriage, and his entrance into politics.

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McCullough is a well-regarded author and historian best known for his biographies of John Adams and Harry Truman. His latest book "The Wright Brothers" will be published this May.McCullough's fourth work was his first biography, reinforcing his belief that "history is the story of people." Released inMornings on Horseback tells the story of seventeen years in the life of Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th President of the United States.

The work ranged fromwhen Roosevelt was ten years old, toand tells of.