The Rough Riders
President Roosevelt's personal narrative of his adventures during the Spanish-American War. The Rough Riders were a uniquely American crew of cowboys, scholars, land speculators, American Indians, and African Americans, and this volume chronicles their triumphs and defeats with riveting and engrossing detail. Also includes the list of men who he commanded and letters of recommendation for the Medal of Honor.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - gpaisley - LibraryThing
TR is a great man, but a poor writer. Really could have used an editor to make this easier to read and follow. It reads almost like a journal with several lists of names of people he knew, but doesn't develop. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - scnelson - LibraryThing
This is a first-hand account of the experiences of the Rough Riders by their leader, Teddy Roosevelt. A fascinating story of just how rough these soldiers had it, this would be a great way top show ... Read full review