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Published by American biographical publishing co. in Chicago and New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography -- Dictionaries. [from old catalog],
  • United States -- Biography. [from old catalog]

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE176 .B58
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 699 p.
    Number of Pages699
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23338022M
    LC Control Numbersd 33000006

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Mount Rushmore is considered a priceless U. Subscribe today On his return, the Republican bosses in New York tapped Roosevelt to run for governor, despite their doubts about his political loyalty.

House of Representatives for three terms —53served two terms as a U. His young children romped on the White House lawn, and the marriage of his daughter Alice in to Representative Nicholas Longworth of Ohio became the biggest social event of the decade.

This book contains several hundred biographies and is indexed. Inovercome by grief by the deaths of both his mother and his wife on the same day, he left politics to spend two years on his cattle ranch in the badlands of the Dakota Territory, where he became increasingly concerned about environmental damage to the West and its wildlife.

His mother, Rosewas the daughter of John F. One significant secular example of a biography from this period is the life of Charlemagne by his courtier Einhard. Longer and more extensive biographies were written in Greek by Plutarchin his Parallel Livespublished about 80 A.

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Perrin, et al. While the historical impulse would remain a strong element in early American biography, American writers carved out a distinct approach.

Select a valid The biographical encyclopedia of the United States . book. His father, Joseph Patrick Kennedyhad acquired a multimillion-dollar fortune in banking, bootlegging, shipbuilding, and the film industry, and as a skilled player of the stock market.

Kennedy: key eventsKey events in the life of John F. Kennedy was reared in a large Roman Catholic family of Irish descent that demanded intense physical and intellectual competition among its nine siblings. This directory includes members of every session of the Kentucky General Assembly from to The book achieved worldwide fame due to its irreverent and witty style, its concise and factually accurate nature, The biographical encyclopedia of the United States .

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He was a proud and fervent nationalist who willingly bucked the passive Jeffersonian tradition of fearing the rise of a strong chief executive and a powerful central government. Each reference point on the model received three measurements: a a rotational angular measurement along the protractor, b a horizontal distance linear measurement along the bar, and c a vertical distance linear measurement along the plumb-bob.

It will prove a valuable resource for academic, community college, law school, and public libraries. His mother, Rose, was the daughter of John F. Clearly these psychological ideas were changing the way biographies were written, as a culture of autobiography developed, in which the telling of one's own story became a form of therapy.

He was president of the United States from to Borglum never felt anyone including himself was endowed at birth with superior talents. Following Malory, the new emphasis on humanism during the Renaissance promoted a focus on secular subjects, such as artists and poets, and encouraged writing in the vernacular.

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