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Roosevelt Middle School/Junior High School The Final Year By Michael Sherer
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This is a collection of 127 color photographs of Roosevelt Middle School/Junior High School in Mason City, Iowa. Built in 1938, this building was photographed just months before it was demolished to... More > make room for a new building. The 87 pages contain color images of the building exterior, interior, hallways, classrooms, murals, locker rooms, swimming pool and gymnasium.< Less
Ambassador for Peace: How Theodore Roosevelt Won the Nobel Peace Prize By Stanley Wien
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This is the little known story of how Theodore Roosevelt, as president, used his mediation and diplomatic skills to end the Russo-Japanese War in 1905. Culminating in the Portsmouth Peace Treaty,... More > this journey describes how TR’s unrelenting determination bridged the inflexible divide between Japan and Russia—two countries who could not muster the moral courage to embrace peace. The treaty fulfilled his foreign policy vision of a global balance of power among the major international nations at the turn of the twentieth century. Acclaimed worldwide as a peacemaker, he was recognized with the Nobel Peace Prize for his unique personal style of diplomacy of “speaking softly” rather than “carrying a big stick.” Highly relevant to the state of world affairs today and the challenge of America’s leadership role in global foreign policy.< Less
Ambassador for Peace: How Theodore Roosevelt Won the Nobel Peace Prize By Stanley Wien
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This is the little known story of how Theodore Roosevelt, as president, used his mediation and diplomatic skills to end the Russo-Japanese War in 1905. Culminating in the Portsmouth Peace Treaty,... More > this journey describes how TR’s unrelenting determination bridged the inflexible divide between Japan and Russia—two countries who could not muster the moral courage to embrace peace. The treaty fulfilled his foreign policy vision of a global balance of power among the major international nations at the turn of the twentieth century. Acclaimed worldwide as a peacemaker, he was recognized with the Nobel Peace Prize for his unique personal style of diplomacy of “speaking softly” rather than “carrying a big stick.” Highly relevant to the state of world affairs today and the challenge of America’s leadership role in global foreign policy.< Less
Franklin D. Roosevelt and the New Deal, 1932-1940 Study Guide By BookRags.com
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Franklin D. Roosevelt and the New Deal, 1932-1940 Study Guide consists of approx. 42 pages of summaries and analysis on Franklin D. Roosevelt and the New Deal, 1932-1940 by William E. Leuchtenburg.
Volume 5909, Roosevelt family political line --- Roque Dalton By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 5909, Roosevelt family political line---Roque Dalton Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture towards the... More > inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Hero Tales from American History By Backcountry Reprints et al.
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FROM INTRODUCTION: It is a good thing for Americans to remember the men who have given their lives in war and peace to the service of their fellow-countrymen, and to keep in mind the feats of daring... More > and personal prowess done in time past by some of the many champions of the nation in the various crises of her history. Thrift, industry, obedience to law, and intellectual cultivation are essential qualities in the make-up of any successful people; but no people can be really great unless they possess also the heroic virtues which are as needful in time of peace as in time of war, and as important in civil as in military life. As a civilized people we desire peace. Intelligent foresight in preparation and known capacity to stand well in battle are the surest safeguards against war. America will cease to be a great nation whenever her young men cease to possess energy, daring, and endurance, as well as the wish and the power to fight the nation's foes. No citizen of a free state should wrong any man.< Less
Hero Tales from American History By Backcountry Reprints et al.
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FROM INTRODUCTION: It is a good thing for Americans to remember the men who have given their lives in war and peace to the service of their fellow-countrymen, and to keep in mind the feats of daring... More > and personal prowess done in time past by some of the many champions of the nation in the various crises of her history. Thrift, industry, obedience to law, and intellectual cultivation are essential qualities in the make-up of any successful people; but no people can be really great unless they possess also the heroic virtues which are as needful in time of peace as in time of war, and as important in civil as in military life. As a civilized people we desire peace. Intelligent foresight in preparation and known capacity to stand well in battle are the surest safeguards against war. America will cease to be a great nation whenever her young men cease to possess energy, daring, and endurance, as well as the wish and the power to fight the nation's foes. No citizen of a free state should wrong any man.< Less
UN ÁNGEL EN LA BARRIADA ROOSEVELT By Ronald Martínez Cuevas
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En la barriada Roosevelt, al sureste del viejo San Juan de Puerto Rico, un niño de 9 años se obsesiona con la esperanza de ver un ángel que cree habita en una casa vecina. No... More > sabe que muy pronto su alma será un campo de batalla entre las fuerzas del bien y el mal.< Less
American Adventure:The 1959 Journal of a Roosevelt Scholar-Full Color Version By Keith Taylor
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This is a remarkable adventure story. The City and County of Nottingham, England (hunting ground of Robin Hood!), wished to honour the memory of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. In 1949, a Memorial... More > Travelling Scholarship was announced, funded by public subscription, to enable two or three young men or women, aged between 20 and 30, and resident in the City or County, to go to America for four months, all expenses paid. The fortunate Scholar was required to fulfill an ‘ambassadorial role’ for the British way of life and was free to travel anywhere in the US but also to spend some of the time looking at their own career direction In 1959, Keith Taylor at twenty seven was a young manager with Raleigh Industries. He chose to travel by car, the first (and last!) Scholar to do so, and drove an astonishing, accident free 17300 miles in a small British Hillman Minx convertible and 1000 miles by train.< Less
American Adventure:The 1959 Journal of a Roosevelt Scholar-Standard Version By Keith Taylor
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This is a remarkable adventure story. The City and County of Nottingham, England (hunting ground of Robin Hood!), wished to honour the memory of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. In 1949, a Memorial... More > Travelling Scholarship was announced, funded by public subscription, to enable two or three young men or women, aged between 20 and 30, and resident in the City or County, to go to America for four months, all expenses paid. The fortunate Scholar was required to fulfill an ‘ambassadorial role’ for the British way of life and was free to travel anywhere in the US but also to spend some of the time looking at their own career direction In 1959, Keith Taylor at twenty seven was a young manager with Raleigh Industries. He chose to travel by car, the first (and last!) Scholar to do so, and drove an astonishing, accident free 17300 miles in a small British Hillman Minx convertible and 1000 miles by train.< Less

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