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The Resource Elihu Root and the conservative tradition, Richard W. Leopold

Elihu Root and the conservative tradition, Richard W. Leopold

Label
Elihu Root and the conservative tradition
Title
Elihu Root and the conservative tradition
Statement of responsibility
Richard W. Leopold
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leopold, Richard William
Index
index present
LC call number
E664.R7
LC item number
L4
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Library of American biography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conservatism
  • Root, Elihu
Label
Elihu Root and the conservative tradition, Richard W. Leopold
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical notes and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: Acquisitive America: The making of a conservative 1945-1899 -- 1. Inheritance and early career -- 2. The problem of the "corporation lawyer" -- 3. The problem of a "social conscience" -- 4. The problem of "political loyalty" -- II: Imperialism: Secretary of war 1899-1904 -- 1. Puerto Rico: The colonial system inaugurated -- 2. Cuba: A pledge redeemed -- 3. The Philippines: War and peace -- 4. The army: Reorganization and the general staff -- III: World politics: Secretary of State 1905-1909 -- 1. The nature of Root's diplomacy -- 2. The contribution to world peace -- 3. A turning point in the Far East -- 4. The first good neighbor -- IV: The progressive era: United States senator 1909-1915 -- 1. The coming of progressivism -- 2. Conservatism defended -- 3. Conflict of loyalties: 1912 -- 4. Frustration: The new freedom -- V: The First World War: Belated interventionist 1914-1918 -- 1. Background to war -- 2. Taking a position -- 3. The road to war -- 4. The mission to Russia -- VI: The Treaty of Versailles: Constructive critic 1918-1920 -- 1. Prewar and wartime planning -- 2. Drafting the treaty -- 3. The battle in the Senate -- 4. The election of 1920 -- VII: Interwar years: Elder statesman 1921-1937 -- 1. The league of nations -- 2. The Washington conference -- 3. The world court -- 4. Domestic affairs -- VIII: Appraisal: The man and his times -- 1. What manner of man? -- 2. A man and his friends -- 3. The Root contribution -- 4. Root's place in history -- A note on sources
Control code
478181
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 222 pages
Lccn
54006870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Elihu Root and the conservative tradition, Richard W. Leopold
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical notes and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: Acquisitive America: The making of a conservative 1945-1899 -- 1. Inheritance and early career -- 2. The problem of the "corporation lawyer" -- 3. The problem of a "social conscience" -- 4. The problem of "political loyalty" -- II: Imperialism: Secretary of war 1899-1904 -- 1. Puerto Rico: The colonial system inaugurated -- 2. Cuba: A pledge redeemed -- 3. The Philippines: War and peace -- 4. The army: Reorganization and the general staff -- III: World politics: Secretary of State 1905-1909 -- 1. The nature of Root's diplomacy -- 2. The contribution to world peace -- 3. A turning point in the Far East -- 4. The first good neighbor -- IV: The progressive era: United States senator 1909-1915 -- 1. The coming of progressivism -- 2. Conservatism defended -- 3. Conflict of loyalties: 1912 -- 4. Frustration: The new freedom -- V: The First World War: Belated interventionist 1914-1918 -- 1. Background to war -- 2. Taking a position -- 3. The road to war -- 4. The mission to Russia -- VI: The Treaty of Versailles: Constructive critic 1918-1920 -- 1. Prewar and wartime planning -- 2. Drafting the treaty -- 3. The battle in the Senate -- 4. The election of 1920 -- VII: Interwar years: Elder statesman 1921-1937 -- 1. The league of nations -- 2. The Washington conference -- 3. The world court -- 4. Domestic affairs -- VIII: Appraisal: The man and his times -- 1. What manner of man? -- 2. A man and his friends -- 3. The Root contribution -- 4. Root's place in history -- A note on sources
Control code
478181
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 222 pages
Lccn
54006870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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