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It was with misgivings that Greeley had supported General Ulysses S. Grant, the
Republican nominee, against Horatio Seymour in 1868. He was grateful to Grant
for bringing the war to a close, but he knew that the presidency, particularly in as
When in 1868 honest, kindly, confused and politically unborn General Ulysses S.
Grant had been asked if he wanted to become president, he had replied sagely, "
No, I am a military man, not a statesman. I would just like to be mayor of Galena ...
Through September and October he continued his fervid speeches, quoting
figures, stripping bare the Grant malfeasance, uttering some of the profoundest
sentiments for unity and peaceful reconstruction that the country had heard.
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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