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McClure, Alexander K. (Alexander Kelly) 1828-1909

Overview
Works: 112 works in 400 publications in 1 language and 7,684 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Anecdotes  Biographies  Humor  Controversial literature  Sources  Personal narratives  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer
Classifications: E457.99, 973.7
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Abraham Lincoln and men of war-times : some personal recollections of war and politics during the Lincoln administration by Alexander K McClure( )

32 editions published between 1892 and 2015 in English and held by 2,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book examines Lincoln's administration during the Civil War and the president's relations with his generals and other politicians
"Abe" Lincoln's yarns and stories : a complete collection of the funny and witty anecdotes that made Lincoln famous as America's greatest story teller by Alexander K McClure( Book )

31 editions published between 1901 and 2015 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many unrelated Lincoln anecdotes and cartoons
The authentic life of William McKinley, our third martyr president : together with a life sketch of Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th president of the United States by Alexander K McClure( Book )

28 editions published between 1901 and 2016 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William McKinley was born at Niles, Ohio, in 1843, the son of William and Nancy Allison McKinley. He was a descendants of David McKinley (1756-1840), a Revolutionary War soldier. He married Ida Saxton, daughter of James A. Saxon, at Canton, Ohio, in 1871. They had two daughters, who died in childhood. He was elected the 25th president of the United States in 1896 and 1900 and was assassinated at Buffalo, New York, in 1901. Theodore Roosevelt became the 26th president of the United States after his death
Lincoln's yarns and stories : a complete collection of the funny and witty anecdotes that made Abraham Lincoln famous as America's greatest story teller by Alexander K McClure( Book )

14 editions published between 1901 and 2011 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It includes presidential incidents, stories of the war, Lincoln's letters, and speeches, all chronologically arranged, including a biographical sketch"--Page 4 of cover
The annals of the war written by leading participants north and south by Alexander K McClure( Book )

19 editions published between 1879 and 2012 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published in the Philadelphia Weekly Times. In presenting to the public The Annals of the War, the publishers do not assume to offer only that which is thoroughly reliable as chapters in the history of the most thrilling and bloody drama of the century, but it is assumed that in no way can the truth of history be so nearly ascertained as by the statements of the leading actors themselves
Three thousand miles through the Rocky Mountains by Alexander K McClure( Book )

22 editions published between 1869 and 2012 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our presidents, and how we make them by Alexander K McClure( Book )

19 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habitat, life cycle, and daily activities of this member of the weasel family
Old time notes of Pennsylvania : a connected and chronological record of the commercial, industrial and educational advancement of Pennsylvania, and the inner history of all political movements since the adoption of the constitution of 1838 by Alexander K McClure( Book )

21 editions published between 1905 and 1973 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A connected and chronological record of the commercial, industrial and educational advancement of Pennsylvania, and the inner history of all political movements since the adoption of the Constitution of 1838
The South : its industrial, financial, and political condition by Alexander K McClure( Book )

10 editions published between 1886 and 2010 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous American statesmen & orators, past and present : with biographical sketches and their famous orations ... by Alexander K McClure( Book )

9 editions published between 1902 and 2016 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The annals of the Civil War( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally commissioned for the Philadelphia Weekly Times and first issued as a single volume in 1878, The Annals of the Civil War contains more than fifty articles and encompasses a variety of important personalities and topics. Within these pages Longstreet evaluates Lee's performance in Pennsylvania and his mistakes at Gettysburg; Kyd Douglas pays tribute to Stonewall Jackson as both general and man; H.V. Redfield examines the circumstances of John Hunt Morgan's death; P.G.T. Beauregard discusses his brilliant fortification of Charleston Harbor; Joseph Johnston critiques Sherman's account of the Dalton-Atlanta operations; J.H. Reagan recalls his pursuit and capture of Jefferson Davis; Richard Taylor recounts the grim events that led to the last Confederate surrender; and much more. But the scope of The Annals is not limited to the achievements of the sword. Other articles focus on the political and personal aspects of the war. The exchange of prisoners, the carnival of fraud and profiteering that plagued both sides, Confederate Negro enlistments, the morale of Lee's army, as well as recollections of Generals Grant, Reynolds, Meade, Stuart, and Lee are also included
Abraham Lincoln and men of war-times. : Some personal recollections of war and politics during the Lincoln administration. With introduction by Dr. A.C. Lambdin. by Alexander K McClure( Book )

10 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and services of Andrew G. Curtin by Alexander K McClure( Book )

5 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the Pacific & Mexico, by A.K. McClure by Alexander K McClure( Book )

6 editions published between 1901 and 2010 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minutes of the meetings and exercises held at the rooms of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania : in commemoration of the centennial of the birth of Abraham Lincoln by Law Association of Philadelphia( Book )

4 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addresses, literary, political, legal & miscellaneous by Alexander K McClure( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The McKinley tariff robbery and fraud : speech of A.K. McClure, in reply to Governor McKinley, delivered in the Philadelphia Academy of Music, September 26, 1892 by Alexander K McClure( Book )

5 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recollections of half a century by Alexander K McClure( )

3 editions published between 1902 and 2010 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Abraham Lincoln and men of war-times : some personal recollections of war and politics during the Lincoln administration
Alternative Names
Alexander McClure American politician

Alexander McClure Amerikaans politicus (1828-1909)

Alexander McClure personnalité politique américaine

Alexander McClure político estadounidense

Alexander McClure politico statunitense

Alexander McClure yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

Kelly MacClure, Alexander 1828-1909

Kelly McClure, Alexander 1828-1909

MacClure, A. K. 1828-1909

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McClure, A. K.

McClure, A. K. 1828-1909

McClure, A. K. (Alexander Kelly), 1828-1909

McClure, Alex. K. 1828-1909

McClure, Alex. K. (Alexander Kelly), 1828-1909

McClure, Alexander Kelly 1828-1909

Languages
English (286)

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The annals of the war written by leading participants north and southThe annals of the Civil War