By Waldo W. Braden
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A Pulitzer Prize-winning historian recounts the story of the undesirable president who ran afoul of Congress over Reconstruction and used to be approximately faraway from workplace Andrew Johnson by no means anticipated to be president. yet simply six weeks after changing into Abraham Lincoln's vice chairman, the occasions at Ford's Theatre thrust him into the nation's maximum place of work.
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"Nous tenons pour évidentes pour elles-mêmes les vérités suivantes : tous les hommes sont créés égaux ; ils sont doués par le Créateur de certains droits inaliénables ; parmi ces droits se trouvent l. a. vie, l. a. liberté et l. a. recherche du bonheur. "Riche planteur, militaire brillant, administrateur habile, George Washington (1732-1799) ne cesse d’avancer, sa vie durant, avec l’œil du chasseur et l. a. prudence de l’arpenteur, ne rejetant jamais l. a. pompe du geste symbolique.
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