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Autobiography Of Andrew Dickson White V2

Auhtor: Andrew Dickson White

Language: english

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Review by Bob Tobias, June 2010


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... advances, better ideas will doubtless grow stronger but it is sure that the addition of Cuba to the United States, if it ever comes, means the ...
... the American policy was urged by Mr. Conger, American minister at Peking, and by other representatives of our government abroad and it was ...
... better development of the Chinese army and navy, of better systems of taxation, and of the nations from which good examples and competent instruction ...
... The whole narrative was so managed that the young prince who had just come to the German throne seemed the exact counterpart of the youthful Roman ...
... May 18. At two o'clock in the afternoon the conference held its open session at the House in the Wood. The building is most interesting, ...
... Captain Crozier, with reference to the doings in the subcommittees. Captain Mahan reported that he had voted against forbidding asphyxiating bombs, ...
... minister at Berlin, I sent an eminent American artist to Holland and secured admirable copies of the two best portraits of the great man. One ...
... I was myself in doubt. My draft having thus been presented, I turned it over to Mr. Low, who agreed to bring it to-morrow morning with such ...
... knew what American representatives had to expect, and was not disappointed. My feeling is simply that of an American citizen whose official life ...
... system was simply revolution at any moment. Walking home with him afterward, I asked why, if his statement were correct, it did not realize ...
... Jessup, who has for so many years rendered admirable services at Beyrout but the most noteworthy thing was a lecture which I heard from Dr. ...
... and buried in the place without some one finding it out sixth, that the grooves and channels worn in it by the surface water proved its vast ...
... and who yet showed no knowledge of any miracles performed by Xavier. We have the very important work by Joseph Acosta, the eminent provincial ...
... of his sermon, which were as follows: And now, my brethren, I leave you. We shall probably never meet again in this world, and doubtless ...
... seems to have been laboring to deserve it. There are chancelleries in the world which, when they give promises, are believed and trusted. Who, ...
... and other officials voiced this feeling by saying, I hope the time will soon come when we shall have cleared out all these Germans from the Russian ...
... was deepest in him it must be confessed that his attachment to the church is sincere. Nor were these impressions made upon me alone. It ...
... department and a deserter from a Russian ship of war in the port of St. Petersburg. It was also a somewhat significant fact that he ...
... and all-through the Wilhelmstrasse and Unter den Linden. On either side was a gaping crowd at the various corps de garde bodies of troops ...
... are some points in which the German Parliament also struck me as an improvement upon our Lower House: they do less than we in committee, and ...