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Life Of Gen. Ben Harrison / Life Of Hon. Levi P. Morton Lew Wallace

Life Of Gen. Ben Harrison / Life Of Hon. Levi P. Morton

Lew Wallace

Published December 16th 2002
ISBN : 9781410203069
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Lew Wallace was the former governor of New Mexico who had been in office during the Lincoln County Wars, and who had talked Billy-the-Kid into surrendering. After leaving New Mexico, he wrote the classic Christian novel Ben Hur. Here he has written aMoreLew Wallace was the former governor of New Mexico who had been in office during the Lincoln County Wars, and who had talked Billy-the-Kid into surrendering. After leaving New Mexico, he wrote the classic Christian novel Ben Hur. Here he has written a glowing Presidential campaign biography of Benjamin Harrison. It includes Harrisons Civil War service. Wallaces work is followed by a biography of his Vice Presidential running mate: Life of Hon. Levi P. Morton provided by George Alfred Townsend. Then follows a section of biographies of past presidents and a Citizens Handbook, concluding with the Republican Partys stances on the major questions of the day (the 1888 election campaign) including Civil Service reform, tariffs, restoration of the armed forces, public lands, prohibition, Ireland, The Chinese Question and labor.