The Wilderness Warrior: Theodore Roosevelt and the Crusade for America

Version: Unabridged
Author: Douglas Brinkley
Narrator: Dennis Holland
Genres: Biography & Memoir, Science & Technology, Animals & Nature
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Published In: May 2010
# of Units: 33 CDs
Length: 41 hours
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Award-winning historian Brinkley examines the life and achievements of America's Naturalist President. The author argues that it was Theodore Roosevelt--by setting aside 230 million acres of Wild America for posterity--who turned conservationism into a universal endeavor.

Author Details

Author Details

Brinkley, Douglas

Douglas Brinkley is a professor of history at Rice University and a contributing editor at "Vanity Fair". "The Chicago Tribune" has dubbed him "America's new past master." Seven of his books have been selected as "New York Times" Notable Books of the Year. "The Great Deluge", his account of Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath, won the Robert F. Kennedy Book Award. He lives in Texas with his wife and three children.