Description - Through The Brazilian Wilderness by Theodore Roosevelt
Under the auspices of the American Museum of Natural History, Theodore Roosevelt headed a 1913-14 expedition to a remote area of the Brazilian Amazon basin. His crew constituted the first non-indigenous explorers of the 1,000-mile long "River of Doubt," where they collected numerous plant and animal specimens. Roosevelt's narrative crackles with energy and enthusiasm as he recounts the adventure's many challenges and dangers. AUTHOR: Theodore Roosevelt Jr. was an American statesman, author, explorer, soldier, naturalist, and reformer who served as the 26th President of the United States from 1901 to 1909.
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(216mm x 140mm x mm)
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Author Biography - Theodore Roosevelt
In addition to serving as the 25th President of the United States from 1901-09, Theodore Roosevelt (1858 - 1919) was a hero of the Spanish-American War, a renowned reformer and conservationist, learned historian, and popular author. In 1906 he was awarded the Nobel Prize for conducting the negations that ended the Russo-Japanese War.
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