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Smith writes, "Wayne Wheeler, general counsel of the Anti-Saloon League, told
me himself that he was at the convention for the purpose of keeping alive and
active the forces of the Anti- Saloon League against my nomination." The Outlook
But the fundamental weakness of Al Smith's campaign was that in September
and October of 1928 he was not able to convince the American people that their
gaudy structure was in danger. What use to cry inefficiency in government to a ...
5 There were several reasons why the nation preferred Herbert Hoover over
Alfred E. Smith in 1928: Hoover was a world traveler who knew every corner of
his own land as well, whereas Smith had rarely been out of New York State.
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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