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Theodore Roosevelt in Theodore Roosevelt: American Experience

TR: The Story of Theodore Roosevelt: American Experience

1996 NR

While he projected unflappable confidence on the outside, Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt suffered from a barrage of personal demons -- yet his inner turmoil never kept him from success. This installment of the "American Experience" series examines family letters and diaries, authentic film footage and rare interviews with distant relatives to reveal a fascinating figure whose unique brand of ambition would make him unforgettable.