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After the Reconstruction Act was passed on that day the members of Congress , without leaving their seats , put through another far - reaching anti - presidential measure called the Tenure of Office Act . This bill provided that " every ...
To meet the situation Congress passed in May , 1870 , an Enforcement Act , which was designed to make the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Amendment effective . Later on another section of the Enforcement Act came into being .
When they arrived they passed first into a large ante - chamber where the Prince of Wales was playing with his two boys — one of whom is now King George V. The other guests had not come . The Prince came forward , shook hands with the ...
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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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