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389 newspaper man with the presidential party , “ to see the President of the United States standing on a platform , facing a laughing and ... The President's opponents were quick to take advantage of his decline in popular favor .
Grant replied that he had never given the President any reason to believe that he would disobey the law , and that he considered Congress the final authority . He continued in the same letter : And now , Mr. President , when my honor as ...
As soon as the cabinet met the President smiled at his associates and said , " Babcock has returned , as you see , and has brought a treaty of annexation . ” He picked up a document which was lying on the table .
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This biography of Grant extends into a history of his times. The writing is informed, elegant, readable, and interesting. And very quotable: "Certainly no man can be a Christian and a soldier at the ... Read full review
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