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Most important, he carried out orders given to him by his superiors with the same
alacrity and dispatch with which he demanded that his own be carried out. He
understood war. His first victory came at Williamsburg during his first encounter ...
... but ideas were having a rough time surviving in the world of force. The
Democrats of the country wanted no part of Tilden's reserve: they staged victory
parades, fired victory salutes, sang of their quarter-million majority. The more
During the Mexican War he had criticized the administration, disobeyed his
commanding officer, sulked, fought for his own power over the interests of an
American victory. Nevertheless he had won victories over the Mexicans at Palo
Alto and ...
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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