Honor in the Dust: Theodore Roosevelt, War in the Philippines, and the Rise and Fall of America's I Mperial Dream
ISBN: 0451239180
EAN13: 9780451239181
Language: English
Publication Date: January 23, 2013
Pages: 464
Dimensions: 0.90" H x 8.90" L x 6.00" W
Weight: 0.95 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
From Admiral George Dewey's legendary naval victory in Manila Bay to the Rough Riders' heroic charge up San Juan Hill, from Roosevelt's rise to the presidency to charges of U.S. military misconduct in the Philippines, Honor in the Dust brilliantly captures an era brimming with American optimism and confidence as the nation expanded its influence abroad.