• 1905 Photograph of Sagamore Hill

    Sagamore Hill

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Suggested Reading

There are more than 800 books connected with Theodore Roosevelt. This is a small sampling of some of most popular works.


Brands, H. W. T. R.: The Last Romantic
Dalton, Kathleen. Theodore Roosevelt: A Strenuous Life

Hagedorn, Hermann. TheRooseveltFamily of Sagamore Hill

Lorant, Stefan. The Life and Times of Theodore Roosevelt

McCullough, David. Mornings on Horseback

Millard, Candace. River of Doubt

Miller, Nathan. Theodore Roosevelt: A Life

Morris, Edmund. The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt

Morris, Edmund. Theodore Rex

Morris, Edmund. Colonel Roosevelt

Morris, Sylvia Jukes. Edith Kermit Roosevelt: Portrait of a First Lady

Renehan, Edward J. Jr. The Lion's Pride: Theodore Roosevelt and His Family in Peace and War

Roosevelt, Theodore. Autobiography

Roosevelt, Theodore. Theodore Roosevelt's Letters to his Children

Roosevelt, Theodore. Letters to Kermit from Theodore Roosevelt

Roosevelt, Theodore Jr. All in the Family

Did You Know?

An artist's impression of Theodore Roosevelt's funeral at Christ Church in Oyster Bay, NY.

Theodore Roosevelt died around 4 o'clock in the morning January 6, 1919 when he was sixty years old. Many dignitaries attended Roosevelt's funeral including Vice-president Thomas Marshall who said that "Death had to take him sleeping, for if Roosevelt had been awake, there would have been a fight."