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Theodore Roosevelt for the Defense

The Courtroom Battle to Save His Legacy

by Dan Abrams and David Fisher

Hardcover, 379 pages, Harlequin Books, List Price: $27.99 |

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Theodore Roosevelt for the Defense
Subtitle
The Courtroom Battle to Save His Legacy
Author
Dan Abrams and David Fisher

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Chronicles the epic 1915 libel case in which Theodore Roosevelt, weighing a last presidential run, turned on former allies to challenge corruption in the political party that made him.