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Review: The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey

User Review  - Mark Pryor - Goodreads

Being a TR fan my inclination was to give this book 4 or 5 stars by default. I gave it 3 stars simply because I found it difficult to read at some points. The subject matter was interesting and I could not imagine Hollywood coming up with a better plot nor more fascinating characters Read full review

Review: The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey

User Review  - Suzanne Yoder - Goodreads

Not as good as Destiny of the Republic. Very well researched but more dry - the nature of the tale being told. This was truly a wondrous expedition, but there was much information on flora and fauna ... Read full review

Review: The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey

User Review  - Carol Kroll - Goodreads

This was a book club selection and while I don't normally like non-fiction history this was a very well written book. It was ironic that I was reading this book while PBS was broadcasting the series ... Read full review

Review: The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey

User Review  - Carol - Goodreads

Good, but not great. The story was interesting, but there was quite a bit of repetition. Also, the author kept trying to instill anxiety in the reader about what might happen. I thought this was a bit ... Read full review

Review: The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey

User Review  - David - Goodreads

covers some pivotal moments in TR's life. the entire episode on the Amazon tributary was unknown to me. listened to the audiobook narration Read full review

Review: The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey

User Review  - Pat Murphy - Goodreads

The story behind this book is a great one, it just doesn't seem very well written. Still worth a read though. Read full review

Review: The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey

User Review  - Judy - Goodreads

It read like a text book. Read full review

Review: The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey

User Review  - Susan Sutton - Goodreads

After watching The Roosevelt's I was curious about the dangerous trip Teddy took down the Amazon River after his presidency, and dangerous it was! I enjoyed the story and truly learned a lot about the whole environment of this unique area of South America. Read full review

Review: The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey

User Review  - Pamela - Goodreads

If you want to know MORE about Theodore Roosevelt after reading Doris Kearns Goodwin's, "The Bully Pulpit," which ends with Roosevelt's loss in the 1912 election, read this exciting tale of his ... Read full review

Review: The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey

User Review  - Mdenoncourt - Goodreads

Great read Read full review


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