New York: George H. Doran Company, 1916. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good / No Jacket. Item #2333048
First edition. Boards a bit soiled, minor loss from top fore edge corner, front hinge just beginning to weaken, pencil name and date on front endpaper.
xii, , 15-414 pp. 8vo. Original brown cloth, dark green stamped titles. Roosevelt's thoughts on how to uphold one's social and political values and live the life of a dedicated American citizen. A combination of articles, originally published in Metropolitan Magazine and Wheeler Syndicate, with a paper, speeches, and additional new material. Includes commentary on World War I, as well as a chapter entitled The Panama Blackmail Treaty with information pertaining to construction of the Panama Canal. The book is dedicated to Julia Ward Howe, and her Battle Hymn of the Republic precedes the text.