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Mark Twain and Franklin D. Roosevelt.

Cyril Clemens

Mark Twain and Franklin D. Roosevelt.

by Cyril Clemens

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Published by International Mark Twain Society in Webster Groves, Mo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Influence.,
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D. 1882-1945

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith forward by Eleanor Roosevelt.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1331 .C445
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p.
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL200630M
    LC Control Numbera 51008945
    OCLC/WorldCa6191776

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Mark Twain and Franklin D. Roosevelt. Webster Groves, Mo., International Mark Twain Society, (OCoLC) Named Person: Mark Twain; Franklin D Roosevelt; Franklin D Roosevelt; Mark Twain: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Cyril Clemens; International Mark Twain Society Collection (Library of.

This Library of America book, with its companion volume, is the most comprehensive collection ever published of Mark Twain’s short writings — the incomparable stories, sketches, burlesques, hoaxes, tall tales, speeches, satires, and maxims of America’s greatest humorist.

All the big power players of the era – Theodore Roosevelt and Mark Twain among them – are analyzed cogently as intellectuals of great merit. An outstanding book!” — Douglas Brinkley, author of Rightful Heritage: Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Land of America and professor of history, Rice UniversityCited by: 4.

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Published in Autobiography of Mark Twain, Vol. 3 (University of California Press, ) The contrast between President Cleveland and the present occupant of the White House is extraordinary; it is the contrast between an archangel and the Missing Link.

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