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James Cox was third in strength on the first ballot, followed by Alfred E. Smith of
New York. By the tenth ballot Smith had disappeared from the list and Cox had
passed Palmer. For the next thirty-three ballots it was Cox versus McAdoo, with ...
The first ballot showed: By mid-July the convention had taken seventy ballots,
breaking the record set up by the 1860 convention in Charleston, which had cast
fifty-seven ballots before the Secessionists bolted from Stephen Douglas' ...
The first ballot at the Republican convention in Philadelphia in June of 1940 read
: Dewey, 360 votes; Taft, 189; Willkie, 105. Dewey led on the first three ballots,
but even during this time the convention hall was being rocked by cries of, "We ...
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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