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At last Captain Fremont received orders from General Castro, commanding the
Mexican forces, to leave California under pain of arrest. Fremont replied that his
country had been insulted, that he would resist. He established a fort on top of a ...
He would have used force to prevent a secession by force; in so doing he would
have been guilty of abridging civil liberties; in terms of the amount of blood shed
and misery actually endured this may have been a lesser crime than Buchanan's
There did not appear to be much doubt in anyone's mind that Tilden had won; the
only issue was whether the Republican machine could force a majority in the
three southern states. In South Carolina the seven-man Certifying Board which ...
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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