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By Charles Nagel,Stephen Engelking

From the unique fly leaf: "A distinct 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 very important businesses, and as advice for numerous organizations and participants, the following makes his bow as writer (at the wonderful age of approximately 88) of a great booklet giving his memories of existence because it was once lived, and battle because it was once waged, within the days of 1861 to 1865 in the course of the clash among the States.
A penetrating pen-picture of items and areas that few individuals dwelling this day have skilled for themselves, and that also fewer are actually in a position to recollecting, Mr. Nagel's booklet additionally takes the chuffed reader to the Germany of scholar days, the place as a tender guy the writer entered the collage of Berlin, which later was once to confer on him the honorary measure as health professional of Political Science.
Known no longer much less for his solid works than for his nice accomplishments, the current modest memoir will come up with the money for the reader either info 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 typically according to the web encyclopedia Wikipedia to aid the fashionable reader to appreciate higher the context of the time.

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