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was as dead an issue as slavery, the eastern Gold Democrats secured the
nomination of Alton B. Parker, a solid, able and reputable judge from New York.
Judge Parker promptly announced that he would fight the campaign on a gold
George B. McClellan would have built bridges, but he would not have been able
to summon the courage to cross them. The country would have lain prostrate
under his inability to take a bold stand. While major battles of the day were being
However, even in elections where superiority was clear- cut, the decision has
often been too close for comfort: Abraham Lincoln did not receive a majority of all
votes cast, while Cleveland was able to defeat Blaine only by a few thousand ...
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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