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In February of 1876, two months before the Republican convention, a
government director of the Union Pacific claimed that the railroad had loaned
James G. Blaine sixty-four thousand dollars on some worthless Little Rock and
Fort Smith ...
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 ...
To run against the magnetic Blaine the Democrats selected Grover Cleveland,
governor of the state of New York; he was not as smart an operator as Blaine, in
fact he was not clever at all. He was not nearly so brilliant a talker nor glib a writer
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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