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Arriving at Fort Bridger, he became regimental quartermaster just in time to be
given the responsibility of outfitting an expedition to California. It was a
desperately difficult place from which to provision, for the supplies were limited,
there were ...
From this unpromising beginning he developed into one of the keenest legal
minds of the country, became a bulwark of the Democratic party, carrying it to its
first presidential majority in twenty years, since the election of Buchanan in 1856.
The diversity of the new practice was refreshing, and before long he had tripled
the business of his firm, which became Mather, Nesbitt and Willkie. His father had
been known as a lynx in court, the son was more like a lion: his large frame had ...
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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