第 1 到 3 筆結果，共 32 筆
With every move he made James Blaine was falling deeper into the dark pattern
of his private past. Before the House could act on his expulsion Blaine rose for
the second time to defend himself; once again the galleries were packed, for he ...
He was still Blaine of Maine, and his state sent him to the United States Senate
for a six-year term. Here his political career scraped bottom, for he served mainly
as a lobby for railroad interests, blocking everything constructive President Hayes
Stuffed with the rarest of foods and the choicest of wines, Blaine made a speech
in which he extolled the great gifts which these men had made to the nation,
praised the record of the Republican party which had "elevated the standard of ...
讀者評論 - 撰寫評論
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