Roosevelt and Wilson a comparative study by D. H. Elletson

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Published by J. Murray in London .

Written in English

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  • Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.,
  • Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1901-1953.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 228-232) and index.

Book details

StatementD.H. Elletson.
LC ClassificationsE743 .E33
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 236 p. :
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5937918M
LC Control Number65006281

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