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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In closing my narrative of that journey I recall many events which will live with the
history of our time , many days of pageantry and splendor , many scenes of
beauty , antiquity , and renown . I am conscious that my printed chronicle will
That suggestion was made to me during the progress of our journey . It was my
intention to have completed this narrative on my return to the United States . The
fact , however , that various publishing concerns in this country - half a dozen , I ...
371 Li Hung Chang — The Viceroy ' s Banquet - Tientsin - Qur Journey up the
PeihoBoating on the Peiho - Night on the River - The Procession to Pekin -
Arrival at Pekin . CHAPTER XXXVIII . CHINA — CONVERSATIONS WITH
Our Journey to Nikko - Iyeyas , the Lawgiver - The Loochoo Question - A
Theatrical Performance - Festival at Uyeno — The Mikado — The Future of Japan
- Popular Fête to the General . . . . 552 . . . . . . . . . . 576 CHAPTER XLIV . JAPAN .
Journey to Palace of Amber . . . . 29 . View from Palace of Amber . . . . . . F . B .
Schell . 31 . Indian Grain Carts . . . . . 35 . Nautch Girls ' Dance . . . Schell & Hogan
. 38 . Bhurtpoor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38 . Initial Letter . . . . . . . . 40 . The Old Palace at
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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