TOWARDS THE GOAL
March 24th, 1917.
Dear Mr. Roosevelt,—­It may
be now frankly confessed—­(you, some time
ago, gave me leave to publish your original letter,
as it might seem ...
Mrs. Humphry Ward, born Mary Augusta Arnold, won worldwide recognition with the publication of Robert Elsmere (1888), which dramatized for countless readers the loss of faith in orthodox Christianity...