Theodore Roosevelt Author:Henry F. Pringle Since its publication in 1931, Henry F. Pringle's Pulitzer Prize biography of Theodore Roosevelt has generally been held to be the standard life. In preparing the book for re-issue in the Harvest series, Mr. Pringle revised the text throughout in the light of recent scholarship--especially the Elting E. Morison edition of TR's letters--and by c... more »areful excision somewhat reduced its length.
In reviewing "Theodore Roosevelt" when it first appeared, the London "Times" remarked: "The definitive life of Theodore Roosevelt...It deserves high commendation merely as a narrative. Mr. Pringle has shown great skill in condensing all the significant incidents of his subject's career into a chronicle of which the interest is maintained throughout and which is yet sufficiently detailed to be of value for reference."« less