The Resource E Lihu Root and the conservative tradition

E Lihu Root and the conservative tradition

Label
E Lihu Root and the conservative tradition
Title
E Lihu Root and the conservative tradition
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The New York Senator who became the Secretary of War under President William McKinley devised policies, enunciated principles, and provided an example of efficient administration that left its mark on generations. Some key points include the colonial system he established, suppression of the Filipino Insurrection, the good neighbor policy with Latin America, and his defense of conservatism
Cataloging source
UkLiU
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Leopold, Richard William
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • E664.R7
  • E664.R7
LC item number
  • L4
  • L4
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
The Library of American Biography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Root, Elihu
  • Root, Elihu
  • Root, Elihu
  • Root, Elihu
  • Conservatism
Label
E Lihu Root and the conservative tradition
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
222 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
E Lihu Root and the conservative tradition
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
222 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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