Around the World with General Grant: A Narrative of the Visit of General U.S. Grant, Ex-president of the United States, to Various Countries in Europe, Asia, and Africa, in 1877, 1878, 1879. To which are Added Certain Conversations with General Grant on Questions Connected with American Politics and History, Part 1
American News Company, 1879 - 1262 pages
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The cool morning breezes were welcome as we drove down to our station and
heard the word of command and the music , and saw the troops in line , the
dropping of the colors and the glistening of the steel as the arms came to a
The command was obeyed , and for two hours the two Englishmen and the
hundred natives remained collecting the arms of men whose profession was war
. The crowd having been disarmed and the arms piled in carts , Hodson rode on
... became a rebellion , brought out the noblest traits of the English race . The na
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generals in command at the beginning died or were put aside . New men came to
the front ...
... command , with which we have become so familiar , told of the guard of honor .
The General and Mrs . Grant , accompanied by the leading military and civic
English representatives and native rajahs , walked down the line with uncovered
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Initially released in two volumes, this work has been combined and abridged by historian Fellman. Young, the European correspondent for the New York Herald, joined the Civil Warrior's entourage as he ... Read full review