Murdering McKinley: The Making of Theodore Roosevelt's America

Title Murdering McKinley: The Making of Theodore Roosevelt's America
Names Rauchway, Eric.
Book Number BR015344
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Study of William McKinley's assassination in 1901 and Theodore Roosevelt's ascent to the presidency. Focuses on assassin Leon Czolgosz's upbringing, motives, mental health, and trial to explain the country's reaction to the crime. Asserts that the new president's political astuteness shaped his response to the murder through social reform. 2003.
Local Subject United States - History - 973
History - North America - 970
Adult Book - AD
Long Book - LO
History - U.S - HISUS
True Crime - CRIME
Sociology - SOC
Biography - US Presidents - BPRS
Biography - BIOG
Braille Book Review, Mar-Apr 2005 - B205
Audience Notes Study of William McKinley's assassination in 1901 and Theodore Roosevelt's ascent to the presidency. Focuses on assassin Leon Czolgosz's upbringing, motives, mental health, and trial to explain the country's reaction to the crime. Asserts that the new president's political astuteness shaped his response to the murder through social reform. 2003.
LC Subject Presidents - United States - Biography
Assassins - United States - Biography
Anarchists - United States - Biography
Progressivism (United States politics)
United States - Politics and government - 1897-1901
United States - Politics and government - 1901-1909
Call Number 973.88092 ANF
Language English
Released 2003
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Hill and Wang 2003 (CPH, transcribing agency. CPH, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York : Hill and Wang, 2003.
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