The Crowded Hour
Clay Risen talked about his book, The Crowded Hour: Theodore Roosevelt, the Rough Riders, and the Dawn of the American Century, his history of the Rough Riders, a volunteer cavalry led by Theodore Roosevelt. The regiment, which existed for 6 months in 1898, was deployed to Cuba to provide military support during the Spanish-American War. close
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