Happy Presidents Day: Teddy Roosevelt and the Perdicaris Affair (1904)

President's Day here in the US brings with it a number of anecdotes about the bygone days when the United States was not yet an imperial power and only had intermittent and sometimes eccentric interactions with the rest of the world. You're more likely today to read about Thomas Jefferson's war with the Barbary States … Continue reading Happy Presidents Day: Teddy Roosevelt and the Perdicaris Affair (1904)

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