U.S. Presidents
epub |eng | 2014-03-14 | Author:George Dekle

All these points had to be put together and explained, and Lincoln excelled at the art of persuasive speech. He was the greatest orator of his age, and possibly the ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents March 25,2020 )
epub |eng | 2008-03-14 | Author:Deborah Willis

The May 19, 2008, cover of Time magazine features a portrait of a smiling Obama accompanied by the caption “And the Winner Is…(Really, we’re pretty sure this time).” The cover ...
( Category: Photo Essays March 25,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jack E. Levin

Foreword On July 1, 1863, the Army of Northern Virginia, commanded by General Robert E. Lee, and the Army of the Potomac, commanded by General George Gordon Meade, met at ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents March 24,2020 )
epub |eng | 1996-03-14 | Author:Lord Charnwood

2. Bull Run. Thus, in the autumn of 1861, North and South had become solidified into something like two countries. In the month of July, which now concerns us, this ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents March 24,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-12-22 | Author:Willard Sterne Randall [Willard Sterne Randall]

If pride of character be of worth at any time, it is when it disarms the efforts of malice. —THOMAS JEFFERSON, 1781 On the last day of May 1781, shortly ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents March 24,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:C. Brian Kelly

Based upon King’s Cliffe Remembered, 20th Fighter Group Association, 1988. Only Harry TOM, DICK, AND HARRY WERE THEIR names. Only a relative few of the men residing at Stalag Luft ...
( Category: World War II March 24,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-12-11 | Author:Roy Basler

SPEECH IN REPLY TO DOUGLAS AT SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOIS.JULY 17, 1858 Fellow-citizens: Another election which is deemed an important one is approaching, and, as I suppose, the Republican party will without ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents March 24,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-03-14 | Author:Irwin F. Gellman

What about Hells Canyon? The proposal to dam the Snake River at Hells Canyon, near the Oregon-Idaho border, had been controversial throughout the 1950s for both fiscal and environmental reasons. ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents March 23,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Sidney Blumenthal

CHAPTER FOURTEEN A SELF-EVIDENT LIE Douglas believed his best-laid plans would gain him every prize. He would win the favor of all parts of the Democratic Party, sail his bill ...
( Category: American Civil War March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-24 | Author:Anthony Wallace

( Category: U.S. Presidents March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2003-07-15 | Author:David Herbert Donald

“B EYOND THE PALE OF HUMAN ENVY ” Lincoln and William H. Seward ON November 16, 1862, Virginia Woodbury Fox recorded a delicious piece of gossip in her diary. “Tish,” ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-03-14 | Author:Troy, Gil

An Economy Fueled by Junk Bonds and Corporate Raiders? Creative financing became increasingly important in reviving corporate America. “Junk bonds,” low-rated, high-yielding issues for new but potentially very profitable ventures, ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-07-15 | Author:Gerald Blaine & Lisa McCubbin

13 Breakdown Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable. —JOHN F. KENNEDY NOVEMBER 22, 1963 There are moments in history that change the world forever. Time ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2001-07-15 | Author:Kiron K. Skinner

Tax Loopholes May 1975 Hang on to your pocketbooks in Wash., they’re talking tax reform again. I’ll be right back. From time to time I’m going to talk about loopholes ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2008-04-28 | Author:Joseph E. Persico [Persico, Joseph E.]

Chapter 25 “CLOSE TO BEING A WIFE” THERE WAS NEVER A COMPLETE BREAK between Franklin and Lucy. Given distance and long separations, the signal might become faint at times, but ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents March 21,2020 )