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He encouraged the American settlers to rise in the Bear Flag revolt and establish
California as a republic ; this having been accomplished he took command of the
force, organized the California Battalion and captured central and northern ...
Unlike his fellow general, Winfield Scott, who organized the forces on hand,
supplied them as best he could and rushed them into battle, or John Fremont, to
whom the conquest was all-important, McClellan was only half a general; another
He had conquered through ideas, but ideas were having a rough time surviving
in the world of force. The Democrats of the country wanted no part of Tilden's
reserve : they staged victory parades, fired victory salutes, sang of their ...
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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