Murdering McKinley : : the making of Theodore Roosevelt's America

Title Murdering McKinley : : the making of Theodore Roosevelt's America
Names Rauchway, Eric.
Book Number BR015344
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Study of William McKinley's assassination in 1901 and Theodore Roosevelt's ascent to the presidency. Focuses on assassin Leon Czolgosz's upbringing, motives, mental health, and trial to explain the country's reaction to the crime. Asserts that the new president's political astuteness shaped his response to the murder through social reform. 2003.
Local Subject Current Events / Contemporary Issues - CON
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Psychology -Popular psychology - PSP
Psychology - PSY
Adult Book - AD
Short Book - SH
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Crime & True Detective - CRI
Politics and Government - POL
History, U.S. - 20th Century - HUT
Braille Book Review, Mar-Apr 2005 - B205
Audience Notes A
LC Subject Presidents - United States - Biography
Assassins - United States - Biography
Anarchists - United States - Biography
Progressivism (United States politics)
United States - Politics and government - 1897-1901
United States - Politics and government - 1901-1909
Call Number 973.88092 ANF
Language English
Released 2003
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2003 (CPH, transcribing agency. CPH, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York : Hill and Wang, 2003.
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