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He leapt as agilely as a mountain goat from law to politics, serving six
consecutive terms in the state legislature and being elected Speaker on his
seventh. Though he engaged in his share of logrolling and special pleading, he
also did good ...
When it came time to elect the legislature which would exercise Douglas' theory
of Popular Sovereignty by deciding whether Kansas was to be slave or free, three
quarters of the votes were cast by heavily armed invaders from neighboring ...
Most surprising of all, the governor who had been elected in a landslide, who
was doing a good job within the narrow confines which his political heritage had
set for him, and who had a Republican legislature to work with, was becoming
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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