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The King and the Cowboy: Theodore Roosevelt and Edward the Seventh, Secret Partners

By David Fromkin

An intimate examine striking figures and their mystery collaboration?one that grew to become the alliance constitution of the political global upside down

In this character-driven learn, acclaimed historian and bestselling writer David Fromkin finds how colourful figures?Theodore Roosevelt and Edward the 7th? assumed management of the English-speaking international firstly of the 20 th century. As humans, the 2 males might hardly ever were extra varied. Edward, a lover of excellent nutrition, drink, attractive ladies, and the pleasure-seeking tradition of Paris, had formerly been considered as not anything greater than a playboy. around the Atlantic, Theodore Roosevelt, the aristocrat from big apple and self-made cowboy, may upward push above his critics to turn into one of many nation?s such a lot loved presidents. jointly, they wrote the time table for the North Atlantic democracies of the 20th century.

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