Remember Me
OR

 
$14.41
Retail $16.95

QUANTITY
In Cart: 0
Available: 3
Hardcover
ISBN 9781426300080
Publisher Summary
Presents the life and accomplishment of the twenth-sixth president, in a period which saw the rise of the United States as a world power.

The eagerly awaited third title in the Cheryl Harness Histories series paints a vibrant portrait of Theodore Roosevelt—Rough Rider, trustbuster, explorer, President, and more—whose bullish attitude forever changed America.

How did a sickly boy transform himself into one of the country's boldest leaders? You'll get the full story—front page and behind-the-scenes—as only Cheryl Harness can tell it. Through her lively narrative and engaging artwork, readers will see Teddy riding the range in South Dakota, charging up San Juan Hill in the Spanish-American War, climbing the political ladder all the way to the White House, breaking up big business, building the Panama Canal, and big-game hunting in Africa. They will also experience life in America when the telephone, airplane, and automobile were all brand-new, when women, blacks, and laborers were demanding equal rights, and when the cry for expansion stretched the borders from Maine to the Philippines and from Puerto Rico to Alaska. This was an age in which Roosevelt's promise to give every American a "square deal" and to "walk softly and carry a big stick" helped build the country into a world power.

With a new adventure on almost every page, readers will find themselves "wowed" by this true story of a larger-than-life American hero, and the country and times in which he lived.

National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.

Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.
 
If you like this book, here are a few more suggestions
Trailblazing Life of Daniel Boone and How Early Americans Took to the Road Rosa Underground Railroad Walking the Road to Freedom Mr. Lincoln's Drummer Adventurous Life of Myles Standish And the Amazing but True Survival Story of Plymouth Colony Voice That Challenged a Nation : Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights Jack's Path of Courage : The Life of John F. Kennedy Abe Lincoln Goes to Washington : 1837-1865 Fire in Their Eyes : Wildfires and the People Who Fight Them Jack's Path of Courage : The Life of John F. Kennedy Marquette & Jolliet : Quest for the Mississippi Oh, the Places He Went : A Story About Dr. Seuss-Theodor Seuss Geisel Brooklyn Bridge Homesick : My Own Story Last River : John Wesley Powell and the Colorado River Exploring Expedition Good Fight : How World War II Was Won Photo By Brady : A Picture Of The Civil War George Washington Long Road to Gettysburg