Author(s): Robert W. Merry
Lively, Definitive, Eye-Opening, President McKinley, by acclaimed historian Robert W. Merry brilliantly evokes the life and presidency of William McKinley, out short by an assassin. Most often lost in the shadow of his brilliant and flamboyant successor. TR. the twenty-fifth president is presented by Merry as a transformative figure, the first modern Republican. President McKinley brings to life a sympathetic man and an often overlooked president. Merry raises his rank to a chief executive of consequence who paved the way for the American Century. Book jacket.