Книги
  • @
  • «»{}∼
The Presidential Election

The Presidential Election

33326625
937.5 руб.
Добавить в корзину
Описание
Excerpt from The Presidential Election: The People of the U. States, but Particularly for Those of the State of the State of Kentucky

To the Free and Independent Voters of the U. States, and particularly to those who are enslaved either by Caucuses, prejudices, or Delusions.

The following pages relate to the war conducted by Gen. Jackson, under the orders of the government, against the Seminole Indians, and to the debates in Congress upon that subject, and have been prepared for publication for some sometime, and are now submitted to public consideration, chiefly to counteract wide-spreading misrepresentations and calumnies, against Gen. Jackson, to shew that he is worthy of the confidence of the people, and also to shew, even in Kentucky, that notwithstanding all previous determinations and prejudices, the people ought to elect him in preference to any other candidate; and if the following demonstrations do not support me in these positions, I shall be willing to admit that I am defective in mental energy, and in such perceptions as would be requisite to promulgate opinions upon a less important subject.

Previous to the aforesaid investigation and debates in Congress, I entertained for Gen. Jackson and for Mr. Clay, each equally respectful opinions; believing that each was equally zealous in their devotion to the welfare of their country - but when one of these persons presented himself to the nation, as the accuser and prosecutor of the other, my inclination as a man, and my duty as a citizen, required that I should prepare my mind for a final decision, by a candid and an impartial examination of facts, and to suffer no impression to be made by prejudice, which truth and reason would not justify. I then had no anticipation that either of these exalted personages would become candidates for the office of President of the United States, and still less, that they would be the rivals of each other. I believed that they had with great zeal and talents, devoted themselves to the service of their country, and deserved each their reward. I never had had an opportunity of investigating or comparing their qualifications and claims for preference. My predictions at that time, were in favor of Mr. Clay, from many causes not necessary to be mentioned.

About the Publisher

Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com

This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
Эта книга будет изготовлена в соответствии с Вашим заказом по технологии Print-on-Demand компанией ООО «Книга по Требованию». Print-on-Demand - это технология печати книг по Вашему заказу на цифровом типографском оборудовании. Книга, произведенная по технологии Print-on-Demand (POD) представляет собой классическую печатную книгу с соблюдением всех стандартов качества, от офсетной бумаги и плотного картона до качественного клея, используемого при изготовлении. Черно-белая текстовая или полноцветная иллюстрированная книга (в зависимости от исходного файла, подготовленного к печати) может быть изготовлена в разных вариантах: - в мягкой обложке (Клеевое Бесшвейное Скрепление); - скрепление скобой (для книг с небольшим количеством страниц); - в твердом переплете с клееным текстовым блоком; Материалы, используемые при производстве книги: - бумага текстового блока - офсетная (белая или кремовая) 80 г/м2 - мягкая обложка - бумага мелованная 250 г/м2; - ламинация обложки - матовая или глянцевая; - твердый переплет - картон 2 мм, каптал, белые форзацы, прямой корешок - сверхпрочный полимерный клей; - каждая книга упакована в термопленку. Каждый заказ обрабатывается в индивидуальном порядке: каждой книге, напечатанной по технологии Print-on-Demand, присваивается уникальный номер.