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There's not really much I can add to the other tons of glowing reports on this book, but I would encourage anyone with an interest in Teddy (he hated being called that!) .qs-widget-container{font-family:"Amazon Ember",Arial,sans-serif!important;line-height:19px!important}.qs-widget-checkbox-hidden:active+.qs-widget-container{visibility:hidden}.qs-widget-checkbox-hidden:active+.qs-widget-container>.qs-widget-spinner{visibility:visible}.qs-widget-hidden{visibility:hidden}.qs-widget-visible{visibility:visible}.qs-widget-spinner{position:absolute}.qs-widget-table{border-collapse:collapse;table-layout:auto;margin:0!important;border:0;width:auto}.qs-widget-footer-container{border:0;padding:0;text-align:left}.qs-widget-price{font-weight:700}.qs-widget-bottom-sheet-container{font-family:"Amazon Ember",Arial,sans-serif!important;background-color:#f3f3f3!important;line-height:.8!important;font-size:15px}.qs-widget-bottom-sheet-image-container{width:34%;height:160px;overflow:hidden;background-color:#fff!important;position:absolute;top:0}.qs-widget-bottom-sheet-image{margin-left:0;padding:6px;max-width:100%;height:auto;width:auto;max-height:100%;position:absolute;top:50%;left:50%;transform:translateX(-50%) translateY(-50%)}.qs-widget-bottom-sheet-table{width:100%;border-bottom:2px solid #d3d3d3}.qs-widget-dropdown-wrapper{width:100%;height:100%;background-color:#fff;border:0;border-radius:0}.qs-widget-dropdown-unorderedlist{padding-top:70px;padding-bottom:70px}.qs-widget-dropdown{height:160px;overflow-y:auto;overflow-x:hidden;width:100%;-webkit-overflow-scrolling:touch}.qs-widget-dropdown-overlap{position:absolute;background:linear-gradient(to bottom,#fff,rgba(255,255,255,.6),rgba(255,255,255,0),rgba(255,255,255,.6),#fff);height:100%;width:32%;top:0;left:34%;pointer-events:none}.qs-widget-dropdown-selected-hr{position:absolute;margin:0;border:0;height:1px;width:32%;left:34%;background-image:linear-gradient(to right,transparent,rgba(128,128,128,.87),transparent)}.qs-widget-bottom-sheet-unit{position:absolute;top:89px;left:66%;font-size:24px;font-weight:lighter;color:#111}.qs-widget-dropdown-li{text-align:center;font-size:24px;padding:0;margin:13px;height:32px;outline:0}.qs-widget-bottom-sheet-table-td-shrink{width:1px}.qs-widget-bottom-sheet-select-quantity-text{margin:0;padding:10px 5px 5px 10px;width:100%;background-color:#fff}.qs-widget-bottom-sheet-quantitySuffix .qs-widget-b{color:#111;font-weight:700}.qs-widget-summary-container{top:-3px;border-radius:0!important;width:100%!important;border:0!important;max-height:170px}.qs-widget-summary-hr{width:100%;height:0;border:1px;z-index:1}.qs-widget-summary-atc{margin-top:5px;width:100%}.qs-widget-text-input[data-size=base]{width:55px}.qs-widget-text-input[data-size=small],.qs-widget-text-input[data-size=small] [id^=qs-widget-text-input-]{width:55px;height:34px;margin:0;overflow-y:hidden}.qs-widget-summary-disclaimer{height:32px!important;font-size:11px!important}.qs-widget-bottom-sheet-small-text{font-size:13px!important}.qs-widget-summary-atc{height:47px!important}.qs-widget-summary-atc-native{font-size:16px!important}.qs-widget-bottom-sheet-table-td-fixed-padding{padding:2px 4px}.qs-widget-bottom-sheet-summary-price-small{font-size:15px!important}.qs-widget-bottom-sheet-summary-price-big{font-size:38px!important}.qs-widget-price{font-weight:400;line-height:normal!important}   Described by the Chicago Tribune as "a classic", The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt stands as one of the greatest biographies of our time. A photograph taken in 1862 shows deep eyes, leonine features, a glossy beard, and big, sloping shoulders. Reading this book was such a pleasure that I read all three books in the Edmund Morris Teddy Roosevelt trilogy...and I'm thinking about rereading them! Edmund Morris's account of Theodore Roosevelt's inevitable journey that takes you from birth to the moment he learns he is president due to the death of President William McKinley is one of the best written books (not just biographies), I have ever read. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. “Consequently,” reported his grandmother, “the dear little thing has no cuts nor bruises about it.” Theodore Roosevelt, Junior, was “as sweet and pretty a young baby as I have ever seen.” #govtRebatePopoverTrigger .a-icon-popover{display:none}#govtRebatePreloadContent{padding:2rem;height:100%;overflow-x:auto}.dp-apl-govt-rebate-prom-badge{background-color:#e31820;display:inline-block;color:#fff;font-weight:700;padding-top:1px;padding-left:4px;padding-right:4px}.apl_type_border_dotted{border-style:solid;border-color:#eda93a!important;background-color:#eda93a;border-radius:2px;border-width:1px;text-align:center;display:inline-block;width:35px}.apl_tip_title_m{display:inline-block}.apl_type{font-size:1.4rem;color:#fff}.apl_m_title{display:inline-block;overflow:hidden;text-overflow:ellipsis;white-space:nowrap;vertical-align:middle}.apl_non_badge{display:inline-block;margin-bottom:5px}.apl_m_atf_message{max-width:50%;display:inline-block;overflow:hidden;vertical-align:middle;white-space:nowrap;color:#0066c0!important;font-weight:700}.apl_m_atf_message_more{vertical-align:middle}.apl_trigger{cursor:pointer}.apl_redeem_hide{display:none}.apl_l_black{color:#000!important}.apl_badgeHvaCoupon_redeemed{vertical-align:top!important;padding-top:5px!important}.apl_m_atf_ajax_header{margin-left:1.4rem;margin-right:1.4rem;padding-bottom:.9rem;border-bottom:1px solid #ddd;position:relative}.apl_m_atf_ajax_header .a-spinner{position:absolute;right:.6rem;bottom:11px}.apl_m_atf_ajax_container{padding-top:0!important}.apl_redeem_hide{display:none}.apl_m_m{max-width:100%;display:inline-block;overflow:hidden;text-overflow:ellipsis;white-space:nowrap}.apl_topic{font-size:20px!important;height:25px!important;line-height:25px!important}.apl_m_font_title{color:#000;font-weight:700}.apl_m_font_message{color:#000}.apl_state_font{font-size:1.8rem!important}.apl_state_font_day{font-size:1.8rem!important;color:#B12704!important}.apl_state_font_day_expire{color:#B12704!important}.apl_state_padding form{margin-bottom:0!important}.apl_td{padding:10px 0 10px 0!important;border-style:none none dashed;border-width:1px;border-color:#ddd}.apl_td1{padding:10px 0 10px 0!important}.apl_divider{margin-bottom:12px;padding-right:15px}.apl_notice{font-size:14px;line-height:22px}.apl_column{margin-left:-15px}.apl_guide{font-weight:700;font-family:verdana,arial,helvetica,sans-serif;margin-right:.2em;font-size:120%}.apl_div_line_height{margin-top:.6rem!important}.apl_image_ul{display:table;width:100%;height:70px;text-align:center;margin:13px 0 13px 0}.apl_image_ul li{list-style:none;display:table-cell;vertical-align:middle}.apl_image_div{width:70px;height:70px;display:inline-block;position:relative}.apl_image_div img{position:absolute;margin:auto;left:0;right:0;top:0;bottom:0}.apl_image_left{text-align:right}.apl_image_bundle{width:50px;text-align:center;margin:0 10px 0 10px;font-weight:700;color:#A5A3A3}.apl_image_right{text-align:left}.apl_m_atf_message{color:#0066c0!important}.apl_m_font_title{color:#000}.apl_m_font_message{color:#000}.dp-apl-govt-rebate-prom-section{padding-bottom:10px}#govtRebateLoaderDiv{margin:auto;left:0;right:0;position:fixed}   a book of pulsating and well-written narrative.” "The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt" is the first in a three-volume series by Edmund Morris about the life of the 26th president. For the 2020 holiday season, returnable items shipped between October 1 and December 31 can be returned until January 31, 2021. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. In many ways more interesting and informative as to the makeup of this amazing man than even THEODORE REX, this Pulitzer Prize winner is a brilliant gem of captured history. Chapter 1The Very Small Person I am looking forward to the sequel biography that describes his presidency. The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt captures the turn-of-the-century world of white, middle-class America, which was filled with scandal, delight, and genteel living. 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