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By Charles Nagel,Stephen Engelking

From the unique fly leaf: "A special American statesman and member of the bar, identified mainly heretofore because the Secretary of trade and hard work within the cupboard of President Taft, as director in vital companies, and as advice for numerous organizations and members, right here makes his bow as writer (at the effective age of approximately 88) of an exceptional booklet giving his reminiscences of existence because it used to be lived, and struggle because it used to be waged, within the days of 1861 to 1865 throughout the clash among the States.
A penetrating pen-picture of items and areas that few individuals residing this present day have skilled for themselves, and that also fewer at the moment are able to recollecting, Mr. Nagel's ebook additionally takes the chuffed reader to the Germany of pupil days, the place as a tender guy the writer entered the college of Berlin, which later was once to confer on him the honorary measure as general practitioner of Political Science.
Known no longer much less for his solid works than for his nice accomplishments, the current modest memoir will manage to pay for the reader either details and delight, and installed everlasting shape a list of days and ways in which won't come again."
This version has been augmented with copious footnotes generally in accordance with the web encyclopedia Wikipedia to help the fashionable reader to appreciate greater the context of the time.

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