Unless we are thorough going Americans and unless our patriotism is part of the very fiber of our being, we can neither serve God nor take our own part. Fear God and Take Your Own Part is a collection of articles Theodore Roosevelt wrote, largely for Metropolitan Magazine, some six years after he left the presidency. The title is another way of ...Read MoreUnless we are thorough going Americans and unless our patriotism is part of the very fiber of our being, we can neither serve God nor take our own part. Fear God and Take Your Own Part is a collection of articles Theodore Roosevelt wrote, largely for Metropolitan Magazine, some six years after he left the presidency. The title is another way of saying that a nation must have the power and will for self-sacrifice as well as the power and will for self-protection. In the book, Roosevelt, who also wrote extensively on the outdoors, vigorously sets forth the "principles of true Americanism" that still reverberate throughout the nation today. THEODORE ROOSEVELT (1858-1919) was a heroic figure who served as the 26th president of the United States. During his eight years in office, he steered the United States more actively into world politics. Teddy "Rough Riders" Roosevelt was also a military leader, a prosecutor, a naturalist, and a prolific writer.Read Less
George H. Doran Co., New York, NY, 1916. 1st Edition, 1st Printing, Good+, Hard Cover, Size=5.5"x7.5", 414pgs. Brown cloth nicked head and foot of spine, has 1/8" cloth wear spot at each fore-edge corner, spine cloth slightly browned, page ends agetoned and coffee? stained at fore-edge ones, small stains at rear cover fore-edge, 3/4" paper remnant at front cover bottom fore-edge corner, 3 tiny worm holes at fore-edge page margings, o.w. a clean copy. No ink names, bookplates, underlines etc. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
Fair. No Dustjacket. 1916. 414 pages. No dust jacket. Blue cloth hardcover, with titling on front and spine. Lightly tanned pages and firm binding, with fair tanning on fore-edge and end papers. Slight foxing on paste downs. Boards are acceptable, fair tanning on spine and along edges of boards. Slight rub markings on front and rear.
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