TITLE

A second charge

AUTHOR(S)
Koerner, Brendan I.
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;09/08/97, Vol. 123 Issue 9, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Considers how aficionados of US President Theodore Roosevelt are attempting to win Roosevelt the credit he deserves for his effort in the Spanish-American War. The effort of New York's Theodore Roosevelt Association in taking its appeal directly to US President Bill Clinton; The belief that the decision to deny Roosevelt the Medal of Honor was political.
ACCESSION #
9709044159

 

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