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... whereas Harding had been a glad-handing conciliator whom the politicians of
Ohio had pushed around for their own purposes, first in the state legislature, then
in the United States Senate, a man whose record in the Senate was in vacuo, ...
In 181 1, after only one year in the Senate, he stood for the House because he "
preferred the accustomed turbulence of a lower House to the solemn stillness of
the Senate." His eloquating had packed the ladies' gallery of the Senate ...
master of the House he assumed the chamber to be his private castle, refusing to
surrender control of it to the Senate committee in charge of the inaugural
ceremonies, denying them permission to bring in the fine red Senate chairs on
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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