Lion and the Journalist: The Unlikely Friendship of Theodore Roosevelt and Joseph Bucklin Bishop

Rowman & Littlefield
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Theodore Roosevelt, accidental president, and Joseph Bishop, newspaper editor, met when the future Rough Rider was police commissioner of New York City. This is the remarkable story of mutual loyalty and dedication that ranges from police corruption on the streets of New York, through days of boldness and courage in the White House, to ambition and hardship in the jungles of Panama and beyond.
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Chip Bishop is the great-grandnephew of Joseph Bishop. He has edited stories for radio and television, reported for newspapers, and written hundreds of articles, op-eds, and news releases. A member of the Theodore Roosevelt Association and the president and CEO of his own marketing and communications consultancy, he and his wife live in a historic sea captain's house near the Bass River on Cape Cod.

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Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield
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Published on
Nov 8, 2011
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Pages
336
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ISBN
9780762783038
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Language
English
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Genres
Biography & Autobiography / Editors, Journalists, Publishers
Biography & Autobiography / Presidents & Heads of State
History / Latin America / Central America
History / United States / 19th Century
History / United States / 20th Century
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