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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You drive him away , and in a moment there is another phantom , a smiling
Hindoo , who folds his hands and makes a salam , and AR HOME WA 23 SAS
Shay Co unless you reach out for a bootjack or some more serious weapon , will
The merchant sat on a cushion on the floor , not resigned to fate , in Moslem
fashion , leaving all things in the hands of Providence , knowing that what would
be would be , and that it was not for mere men to try and change the decrees of
In this way business was done — autobiography , sleight - of - hand , sweetmeats
, champagne , and cigarettes . ... Now and then , if a suggestion was made that
something was too dear , the merchant would fold his hands and bow , and say ...
As the General descended , the Maharajah , who wore the ribbon and star of the
Order of India , advanced and shook hands , welcoming him to his dominions .
The Maharajah is a small , rather fragile person , with a serious , almost a painful
... strongholds of old chiefs who took to the cliff and the fastness for protection in
the days when might made right in India , the days before the Englishman came
and put his strong hand upon all these quarreling races and commanded peace .
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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