True Americanism being four essays selected from the collection entitled "American ideals" by Theodore Roosevelt

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Published by G. P. Putnam"s Sons in New York, London .

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Statementby Theodore Roosevelt.
Series[The Ariel booklets]
LC ClassificationsE169.1 .R775
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 135 p.
Number of Pages135
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Open LibraryOL176887M
LC Control Numbera 14001297

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Our fellow citizens come from every corner of the earth. A small few may still trace their origins to the original settlers, but most of us are children or grandchildren of immigrants.

What, then. Originally published inthese characteristic essays by future President Theodore Roosevelt set forth his theory of the obligations, the privileges, and the ideals of good citizenship.

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