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The Resource Mark Twain and the Colonel : Samuel L. Clemens, Theodore Roosevelt, and the arrival of a new century, Philip McFarland

Mark Twain and the Colonel : Samuel L. Clemens, Theodore Roosevelt, and the arrival of a new century, Philip McFarland

Label
Mark Twain and the Colonel : Samuel L. Clemens, Theodore Roosevelt, and the arrival of a new century
Title
Mark Twain and the Colonel
Title remainder
Samuel L. Clemens, Theodore Roosevelt, and the arrival of a new century
Statement of responsibility
Philip McFarland
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a narrative history of the United States from 1890 to 1910, exploring such major themes as nationalism, racism, industrialization, and imperialism as reflected in the actions and writings of the era's two most famous figures
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E169.1
LC item number
.M1616 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Mark Twain and the Colonel : Samuel L. Clemens, Theodore Roosevelt, and the arrival of a new century, Philip McFarland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
War -- Return to America -- Celebrity -- Vice-presidential candidate -- Warfare -- Imperialist America -- Anti-imperialist -- Election results -- The strenuous life -- West -- Rural upbringing -- Urban upbringing -- Clemens goes west -- Grand tours -- Western writings -- Continental America -- The Philippines -- Pan-American Exposition -- Race -- Yale bicentennial -- Racial America -- Back to Hannibal -- Roosevelt and race -- Livy -- Huckleberry Finn -- Roosevelt and the Philippines -- Placating the South -- Oil -- The Kanawha -- Corporate America -- Roosevelt as reformer -- The Gilded Age -- Bankruptcy -- In the White House -- Trustbusting -- Our life is wrecked -- Children -- A seventieth birthday -- Susy -- America at home -- Bully father -- President in his own right -- Global visions -- Bereft and adrift -- Young people -- Peace -- Carnegie -- America at peace -- Late pleasures -- TR steps down -- Jean -- Funerals -- Bull Moose -- Afterward
Control code
sky245559180
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 499 pages
Isbn
9781442212268
Lccn
2011051861
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Mark Twain and the Colonel : Samuel L. Clemens, Theodore Roosevelt, and the arrival of a new century, Philip McFarland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
War -- Return to America -- Celebrity -- Vice-presidential candidate -- Warfare -- Imperialist America -- Anti-imperialist -- Election results -- The strenuous life -- West -- Rural upbringing -- Urban upbringing -- Clemens goes west -- Grand tours -- Western writings -- Continental America -- The Philippines -- Pan-American Exposition -- Race -- Yale bicentennial -- Racial America -- Back to Hannibal -- Roosevelt and race -- Livy -- Huckleberry Finn -- Roosevelt and the Philippines -- Placating the South -- Oil -- The Kanawha -- Corporate America -- Roosevelt as reformer -- The Gilded Age -- Bankruptcy -- In the White House -- Trustbusting -- Our life is wrecked -- Children -- A seventieth birthday -- Susy -- America at home -- Bully father -- President in his own right -- Global visions -- Bereft and adrift -- Young people -- Peace -- Carnegie -- America at peace -- Late pleasures -- TR steps down -- Jean -- Funerals -- Bull Moose -- Afterward
Control code
sky245559180
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 499 pages
Isbn
9781442212268
Lccn
2011051861
Other physical details
illustrations

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