ROOT, Elihu, 1845-1937



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Extended Bibliography

Bacon, Robert, and James Brown Scott, eds. Addresses on Government and Citizenship [by Elihu Root]. 1916. Reprint. Freeport, NY: Books for Libraries Press, 1969.

___, eds. Addresses on International Subjects by Elihu Root. 1916. Reprint. Freeport, NY: Books for Libraries Press, 1969.

___, eds. Latin America and the United States: Addresses by Elihu Root. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1917.

___, eds. Men and Policies: Addresses [by Elihu Root]. 1925. Reprint. Freeport, NY: Books for Libraries Press, 1968.

___, eds. The Military and Colonial Policy of the United States: Addresses and Reports [by Elihu Root]. 1916. Reprint. New York: AMS Press, 1970.

___, eds. Miscellaneous Addresses [by Elihu Root]. 1917. Reprint. Port Washington, NY: Kennikat Press, 1966.

Dubin, Martin David. “Elihu Root and the Advocacy of a League of Nations, 1914-1917.” Western Political Quarterly 19 (September 1966): 439-55.

Jessup, Philip Caryl. Elihu Root. 2 vols. 1938. Reprint. Hamden, CT: Archon Books, 1964.

Leopold, Richard William. Elihu Root and the Conservative Tradition. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1954.

Root, Grace Cogswell, comp. Fathers and Sons (1924-1937). Clinton, NY: n.p., 1971.

Root, Elihu. The Citizen’s Part in Government and Experiments in Government and the Essentials of the Constitution. New York: Arno Press, 1974. A reprint of 2 works, The Citizen’s Part in Government (1907) and Experiments in Government and the Essentials of the Constitution (1913).

___. “A Requisite for the Success of Popular Diplomacy.” Foreign Affairs 1 (September 15, 1922): 3-10.

___. The United States and the War, The Mission to Russia. Edited by Robert Bacon and James Brown Scott. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1918.

Schambra, William Arthur. “Elihu Root, the Constitution, and the Election of 1912.” Ph.D. dissertation, Northern Illinois University, 1983.

Zimmerman, Warren. First Great Triumph: How Five Americans Made Their County a World Power. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2002.