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Were his gifts better fitted for the years of 1924-28 than those of Calvin Coolidge?
The Baltimore Sun said, "In the White House he would be friendly, accessible,
open to advice, gifted in counsel, skilled in finding formulas to solve difficult ...
Coolidge neither liked nor understood the world in which he found himself; in the
backwoods of Vermont he was a good neighbor, in Washington he was a
misanthrope who froze the government. John W. Davis understood the modern
Calvin Coolidge was an accident in the White House, put there by the death of
Warren Harding; he could never have secured a presidential nomination on his
own devices. A careful examination of his record shows him to be a mediocre
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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