The most eagerly awaited presidential biography in years, Theodore Rex tells the story of President Theodore Roosevelt in real time, reflecting the world as "TR" saw it. Full of cinematic detail, Theodore Rex moves with the exhilarating pace of a novel, yet it rides on a granite base of scholarship.
"An attention getter"
"BULLY for Teddy the Übermensch!"
Our guest is Edmund Morris, author of Colonel Roosevelt. This is the final in his series of three books on Theodore Roosevelt. In this program Morris will discuss Roosevelt’s years after the presidency up to his death at age 60. He also looks back at the 30 year process of writing about Theodore Roosevelt. The two previous books are The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt and Theodore Rex.