Theodore Roosevelt and the Making of American Leadership Book, Unpublished documents on TR, Presidential Leadership, American History, US President, Author Jon Knokey

Theodore Roosevelt And The Making of American Leadership Book

       “Knokey’s work is a perfect combination of historical fact and artful interpretation. Meticulously researched using primary sources, the book provides a rare view into Roosevelt’s mind and heart. . .not just a work of historical significance, it is a beautifully written and insightful glimpse into a complicated and powerful leader.”


​​As a graduate student at Harvard, author Jon Knokey discovered hundreds of unpublished notes and letters from TR's contemporaries.  These documents provide a treasure trove of first-hand accounts that provide an intimate ring-side-view of Theodore Roosevelt and his leadership journey.

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​​THEODORE ROOSEVELT AND THE

MAKING OF AMERICAN LEADERSHIP 

​​"If I have anything at all resembling genius, it is in the gift for leadership . . . I like to believe that, by what I have accomplished without great gifts, I may be a source of encouragement to Americans." -TR