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The Resource The lion and the journalist : the unlikely friendship of Theodore Roosevelt and Joseph Bucklin Bishop, Chip Bishop

The lion and the journalist : the unlikely friendship of Theodore Roosevelt and Joseph Bucklin Bishop, Chip Bishop

Label
The lion and the journalist : the unlikely friendship of Theodore Roosevelt and Joseph Bucklin Bishop
Title
The lion and the journalist
Title remainder
the unlikely friendship of Theodore Roosevelt and Joseph Bucklin Bishop
Statement of responsibility
Chip Bishop
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Theodore Roosevelt, accidental president, and Joseph Bishop, newspaper editor, met when the future Rough Rider was police commissioner of New York City. Bishop hitched his wagon to the politician's star and used his editorial pages in New York papers to buttress Roosevelt's initiatives first as police commissioner, then as governor and president. Here is a new and important look at one of America's most important leaders and the man who helped him achieve his goals. The Lion and the Journalist is a remarkable story of mutual loyalty and dedication that ranges from police corruption on the streets of New York, through days of boldness and courage in the White House and beyond, to ambition and hardship in the jungles of Panama"--
  • "Theodore Roosevelt, accidental president, and Joseph Bishop, newspaper editor, met when the future Rough Rider was police commissioner of New York City. Bishop hitched his wagon to the politician's star and used his editorial pages in various New York papers to buttress Roosevelt's initiatives first as police commissioner, then as governor and president. Here is a new and important look at one of our nation's most important leaders and the man who helped him achieve his goals. It is a remarkable story of mutual loyalty and dedication that ranges from police corruption on the streets of New York, through days of boldness and courage in the White House, to ambition and hardship in the jungles of Panama and beyond"--
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Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bishop, Charles O.
Dewey number
  • 973.91/1092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E757
LC item number
.B624 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Bishop, Joseph Bucklin
  • Police administration
  • Press and politics
  • Press and politics
  • Press and politics
  • Presidents
  • Newspaper editors
  • United States
  • New York (State)
Label
The lion and the journalist : the unlikely friendship of Theodore Roosevelt and Joseph Bucklin Bishop, Chip Bishop
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 320 p.
Isbn
9780762777549
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011033867
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn711046051
  • (OCoLC)711046051
  • 1782032
Label
The lion and the journalist : the unlikely friendship of Theodore Roosevelt and Joseph Bucklin Bishop, Chip Bishop
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 320 p.
Isbn
9780762777549
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011033867
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn711046051
  • (OCoLC)711046051
  • 1782032

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