第 1 到 3 筆結果，共 72 筆
The second followed almost immediately, for he was made amanuensis to
seventy-year-old George Wythe, Chancellor of the Court, Virginia's ablest legal
mind and teacher of such men as Jefferson, Monroe, Marshall and Breckinridge.
His mind was fuzzy, his mechanics of thinking sleazy and tangential ; rarely did
he flush a straight line. His mind was closed to all voices except his own; he
would take no counsel, no advice, no influence, no reason. In the arts, cultures
on travel and exploration which excited his alert and adventuresome mind. When
he was only nineteen he began a series of friendships which were to make him
the best-trained man in his field, honored for his contributions by the scientific ...
讀者評論 - 撰寫評論
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