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Any hope there may have been for a fall offensive in 1861 was lost when a Union
force was defeated at Ball's Bluff and its commander killed. The Comte de Paris,
who was with McClellan at the time, says that the news of the defeat was a great
I am here to make an appeal to you on behalf of the Union and the peace of the
country." He was sincere in his appeal for the Union; what he omitted to mention
was that he bad been one of the main instruments in cracking it open, that ...
In February of 1876, two months before the Republican convention,' a
government director of the Union Pacific claimed that the railroad had loaned
James G. Blaine sixty- four thousand dollars on some worthless Little Rock and
Fort Smith ...
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LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - Chris_El - LibraryThing
Very interesting looking at the other people that ran for the highest office in America. It is also interesting thinking about what would have been different had they won. We would live in a very different country today had some of the races gone the other way. 閱讀評論全文
LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - ElijahBailey - LibraryThing
Probably my favorite history, despite bias correctly noted by antiquary. Of note: The 1966 edition contains perspective on presidents since the original publication. While these are very limited ... 閱讀評論全文