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The wilderness warrior

Theodore Roosevelt and the crusade for America

by Douglas Brinkley

  • 57 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Roosevelt, Theodore, -- 1858-1919,
  • Conservation of natural resources -- United States -- History,
  • Nature conservation -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Conservationists -- United States -- Biography,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography

  • About the Edition

    Evaluates Theodore Roosevelt"s role in launching modern conservationsim, identifying the contributions of such influences as James Audubon and John Muir while describing how Roosevelt"s exposure to natural wonders in his early life shaped his environmental values.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDouglas Brinkley.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE757 .B856 2009
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Paginationxv, 940 p.
    Number of Pages940
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23736878M
    ISBN 100060565284
    ISBN 109780060565282
    LC Control Number2009291902

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