An Adventurous Life

January 2011
Junior Scholastic;1/10/2011, Vol. 113 Issue 8/9, p16
Photographs of several historic activities of U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt are presented including the first construction of the Panama Canal in 1904, his fight for the regulation of monopolies in 1902, and his campaign against police corruption in 1895-1897.


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