Theodore Roosevelt And The Making of American Leadership Book

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​​"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

ABOUT THE BOOK

Theodore Roosevelt and the Making of American Leadership Book, Unpublished documents on TR, Presidential Leadership, American History, US President, Author Jon Knokey

​​As a graduate student at Harvard, author Jon Knokey discovered hundreds of unpublished notes and letters from TR's contemporaries.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.

       “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.”


​​THEODORE ROOSEVELT AND THE

MAKING OF AMERICAN LEADERSHIP