Publisher: Charles River Editors
*Includes pictures.*Includes dozens of Will Rogers' quotes about life, politics, and more. *Includes a bibliography for further reading.*Includes a table of contents. "I don't make jokes. I just watch the government and report the facts." – Will RogersA lot of ink has been spilled covering the lives of history’s most influential figures, but how much of the forest is lost for the trees? In Charles River Editors’ American Legends series, readers can get caught up to speed on the lives of America’s most important men and women in the time it takes to finish a commute, while learning interesting facts long forgotten or never known. Biographers of Will Rogers are always faced with a tough task, because the list of things Will Rogers didn’t do is a much shorter one than the list of things he did. By the time he died in 1935 in a plane crash in Alaska, he was one of the most famous ...