Alexander, Holmes M. The Famous Five. New York: The Bookmailer, 1958.

Amchan, Arthur J. The Kaiser’s Senator: Robert M. La Follette’s Alleged Disloyalty during World War I. Amchan Publications, 1994.

Amchan, Arthur. Why Did America Fight?: Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, and Robert La Follette’s Battle over American Intervention in the First World War. United States: Amchan Publications: 2014.

Barton, Albert O. La Follette’s Winning of Wisconsin (1894-1904). Des Moines: The Homestead Co., 1922.

Brøndal, Jørn, “The Ethnic and Racial Side of Robert M. La Follette,” Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era 10 (2011): 340-353.

Burgchardt, Carl R. “Apology as Attack: La Follette vs. Robinson on Freedom of Speech,” in Halford R. Ryan, ed., Oratorical Encounters: Selected Studies and Sources of Twentieth-Century Political Accusations and Apologies (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1988), 1-16.

—. Robert M. La Follette, Sr.: The Voice of Conscience. New York: Greenwood Press: 1992.

Cos, Grant C., and Brian J. Snee. “Robert M. La Follette and the Rhetoric of Free Speech.”  Free Speech Yearbook 39 (2001): 26-33.

Drake, Richard. The Education of an Anti-Imperialist: Robert La Follette and U.S. Expansion. Madison, WI: The University of Wisconsin Press, 2013.

Garraty, John A., “Robert La Follette: The Promise Unfulfilled” American Heritage 13 (1962): 76–79, 84–88.

Greenbaum, Fred. Robert Marion La Follette. Boston: Twayne Publishers, 1975.

Kann, Bob. Bell and Bob La Follette: Partners in Politics. WI: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2008.

La Follette, Belle C. and Fola La Follette. Robert M. La Follette. Volume 1 and 2. New York: Macmillan, 1953.

La Follette, Robert M. The Making of America. New York: Arno Press, 1906.

—. La Follette’s Autobiography: A Personal Narrative of Political Experiences. Madison, WI: The Robert M. La Follette Co., 1913.

Lahman, Carroll P. “Robert M. La Follette,” in A History and Criticism of American Public Address, vol. 2, Ed. William Norwood Brigance (New York: Russell and Russell, 1943).

Lawler, Peter A. “Robert Marion La Follette, Sr.,” in American Orators of the Twentieth Century: Critical Studies and Sources,” Ed. Bernard K. Duffy and Halford R. Ryan (New York: Greenwood Press, 1987).

Maxwell, Robert S. La Follette and the Rise of the Progressives in Wisconsin. Madison, WI: State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 1956.

—, ed. La Follette. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1969.

Thelen, David P. The Early Life of Robert M. La Follette, 1855-1884. Chicago: Loyola University Press, 1966.

—. Robert M. La Follette and the Insurgent Spirit. Boston: Little, Brown, 1976.

Torelle, Ellen, comp. Robert M. La Follette as Revealed in His Speeches and Writings. Madison, WI: The Robert M. La Follette Co., 1920.

Unger, Nancy C. Fighting Bob La Follette: The Righteous Reformer. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2000.

Weisberger, Bernard A. The La Follettes of Wisconsin: Love and Politics in Progressive America. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1994.


Audio-Visual Materials

“America in the 20th Century: The Progressive Era.” Chicago, IL: Media Rich Communications, 2004.

The Great Courses. “America in the Gilded Age and Progressive Era Series.” Kanopy Films, 2015.


On-Line Resources

“Fighting Bob La Follette Film 1924.”

Honeywell, Alice. La Follette and His Legacy (Madison, WI: Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System, 1995), 1-20.

Wisconsin Historical Society. “The Career of Robert M. La Follette.”