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When he returned home that night he told his father that he had been accepted
for the job. "Why," said his father, "I had a better offer than that for you today." "I'll
give up the place at Virgil and take the other," replied Alton. "No," said his father.
In looks, in figure and in character Lewis Cass was a ringer for his father. His
mother was a Gilman from Norfolk, England, whose people landed in Boston in
1635. The boy was born in a comfortable house in Exeter on October 9, 1 782, ...
His father was a six-foot West Pointer who hurt himself in an accident and had to
leave the Army. Young Tom inherited his father's stiff military bearing, but he once
jokingly told his mother that he could never forgive her for denying him his ...
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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