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It was a well-bred election coming at a time when the nation was in sore need of
a dullish and well-bred election: for the elections of 1896 and 1900 had
disgorged hate and vilification. The poison pens were silent, truth and decency
were not ...
The fever rose as election day came closer: there were huge bonfires, parades
during the day with bands and marching men; at night crowds surged through the
streets, singing campaign songs, wearing oilcloth over their hats and shoulders ...
I believe the election of a Black Republican is to be the signal for that attempt,
and that the leaders of the scheme desire the election of Lincoln so as to have an
excuse for disunion." But he would have shown greater courage had he fought
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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