TITLE

Did Theodore Roosevelt overreact when an

AUTHOR(S)
Woolman, David
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
Military History;Oct97, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Narrates the circumstances surrounding and resulting from the abduction of American millionaire Ion Perdicaris and his stepson Cromwell Varley by Muslim tribal chieftain Ahmed er Raisuli, on May 18, 1904 in Morocco. Information on the abductor; Conditions given by Raisuli for the release of Perdicaris; Actions of American President Theodore Roosevelt's actions for the release of Perdicaris; International and political repercussions of the event.
ACCESSION #
9710210634

 

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