第 1 到 3 筆結果，共 83 筆
So certain was he that the voters would agree with him that he ordered
thousands of copies of Jackson's veto message printed — at the bank's expense
— and distributed throughout the states. A class-war campaign developed, with
Clay and ...
Twenty per cent of the time the voters have passed up first-rate men for other first-
rate men; thirty per cent of the time they have avoided dangerous and inferior
men; fifty per cent of the time they have rejected good and superior men and ...
The safe candidate may not draw in quite so many votes from the moderate men
of the other side as the brilliant one, but he will not lose nearly so many votes
from his own ranks. Even those who admit his mediocrity will vote straight when
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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