第 1 到 3 筆結果，共 36 筆
In 181 1, after only one year in the Senate, he stood for the House because he "
preferred the accustomed turbulence of a lower House to the solemn stillness of
the Senate." His eloquating had packed the ladies' gallery of the Senate ...
By distributing his material to the newspapers, by seeing that The Presidential
Counts reached a large part of the influential public, he prevented the Senate
from accepting the Republican votes of the southern states. Thus he put himself
in the ...
With a fiery speech in the Senate he announced to the world that another war
had been added to the war in Kansas: the war between Douglas and Buchanan.
He was outraged at the fraud and violence being practiced in Kansas, he was ...
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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