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Democracy never comes so close to destroying itself as when it is attempting to
perpetuate itself by free elections. It was a class-war election, one of the strongest
since the Clay election of 1832, and the most clearly defined until the election of ...
When it was learned on election day that New Jersey and Connecticut, both
doubtful states, had gone for Tilden, there was every indication of a landslide. By
nightfall Tilden also had captured New York State, and everyone knew that the ...
He portrays 1 860 as "a mad election; madness reigned." Surely there was more
emotion and less reasoning exerted than in any single election in United States
history. Douglas moved hard and fast so that his magnetic presence would have
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LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - Al-G - LibraryThing
A collection of biographical essays centered around the men who lost their bids for the presidency. It is a bit dated as it was published in the mid 20th century, but it is an interesting look at ... 閱讀評論全文
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