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Ranch life and the hunting-trail

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"If I had not spent my year in North Dakota, I would never have become President of the United States," declared Theodore Roosevelt. The future statesman took his first steps toward the highest office in the land in the Dakota Badlands of the 1880s, where he began his transformation from aristocrat to democrat. Roosevelt left his home in the East as Theodore, but he returned as "Teddy," a rugged outdoorsman and soon-to-be hero of the Rough Riders. Recounted with infectious enthusiasm, Roosevelt's tales range from ranching on the open plains to hunting in the mountains. His reminiscences conjure up the vanished world of the frontier, with thrilling accounts of chasing bighorn sheep and horse thieves, encountering Indians, branding cattle, and bronco busting. Roosevelt's recollections helped elevate the cowboy's image from that of an ordinary farm laborer into a figure of nobility and courage. The works of Frederic Remington, another great mythmaker of the Old West, illustrate these memoirs. Sixty-five black-and-white images by this renowned American artist complement Roosevelt's stories of freedom and self-reliance.
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Grouping Title ranch life and the hunting trail
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subject_facet Cowboys -- North Dakota, Cowboys -- West (U.S.), Electronic books, Hunting -- North Dakota, Hunting -- West (U.S.), North Dakota -- History, Ranch life -- North Dakota, Ranch life -- West (U.S.), Roosevelt, Theodore, -- 1858-1919 -- Homes and haunts -- North Dakota, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel, West (U.S.) -- History -- 1860-1890
title_display Ranch life and the hunting-trail
title_full Ranch life and the hunting trail [electronic resource] Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919., Ranch life and the hunting-trail / illustrated by Frederic Remington
title_short Ranch life and the hunting-trail
topic_facet Cowboys, Description and travel, Electronic books, History, Homes and haunts, Hunting, Ranch life, Roosevelt, Theodore