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Eighteen years before, Greeley had said, "I am a beaten, broken-down, used-up
politician and have the soreness of many defeats in my bones." Nominated to the
presidency at the age of sixty-one, he promptly forgot about the soreness in his ...
The Republican press, while flailing Greeley, omitted any discussion of whether
Ulysses S. Grant had displayed cool judgment, tact, or any one single quality that
would have entitled him to be re-elected. "I accept your nomination," said ...
of Schurz, Medill, Pulitzer and Bryant, did intelligent and constant campaigning
for Greeley. He enjoyed the canvass, except for the fact that his daughters
sometimes had as many as four hundred to feed at Chappaqua of a Saturday
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LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - Al-G - LibraryThing
A collection of biographical essays centered around the men who lost their bids for the presidency. It is a bit dated as it was published in the mid 20th century, but it is an interesting look at ... 閱讀評論全文
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