Ulysses S Grant Book Review

Ulysses S Grant Book Review

General Ulysses S. Grant during the Civil War at his headquarters in Cold Harbor, Va., June 1864 (Library of Congress) Examining his record on the economy, corruption, foreign policy, and the.

New York Times Book Review editor Pamela Paul previews some of the. big book that deals with the presidency is sure to be Ron Chernow’s biography of Ulysses S. Grant, due in October. Chernow is one.

Jean Edward Smith, a scholar who was one of the most admired biographers of his time, the author of smoothly written accounts of several presidents, including Ulysses S. Grant. Post book critic.

Noted Civil War author Charles Bracelen Flood will lead two discussions about his latest book, “Grant’s Final Victory: Ulysses S. Grant’s Heroic. A Washington Post book review says the book “has.

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Bordewich’s review of Eric Foner’s “The Second Founding” (Books. President Andrew Johnson’s tenure was short and could have easily been corrected. Ulysses S. Grant, a man not squeamish about battle.

“The Annotated Memoirs of Ulysses. Grant’s own tactics and campaigns. The April 12, 1861, attack on Fort Sumter, which opened hostilities between the South and the North, occurs in Chapter 17 of.

DESTINY OF THE REPUBLIC: A TALE OF MADNESS. He beat out, among others, former President Ulysses S. Grant. While Ms. Millard’s political history is solid, it’s not her main focus in this book and.

This ultimately led to total withdrawal of Meade’s forces, and by spring 1864, the entire Army of the Potomac was reorganized and Gen. Ulysses S. Grant was named the overall. from the Civil War.

Greenberg Alfred A. Knopf, $30, 244 pages The title of this book about the U.S-Mexican War (1846-47) gives away the author’s bias. It is lifted from a statement Ulysses S. Grant made in 1867, 20 years.

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assured his widow and children of a comfortable income from the book sales. This newest biography of U.S. Grant, based on the massive amount of material available to White including "The Papers of.

index. $32.50. ISBN: 0813136776. The Leadership of Ulysses S. Grant is essentially an account of the education of U.S. Grant as a commander. Prof. Laver (Southeastern Louisiana), who previously wrote.

After plowing through Jean Edward Smith’s biography Grant, I know the feeling. SEE ALSO: 44 books on 44 presidents: The impeachment of a Jerk-in-Chief At 600 pages, this tale of Ulysses S. Grant isn’t.

Ulysses S. Grant, writes Ronald C. White in his superb new biography, has "slipped from our American memory." And White need offer no better evidence than the fact that, though he had written three.

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President Ulysses S. Grant (Library of Congress) His stature is rising, and deservedly so. ‘Presidents’ Day” is an artificial holiday, existing mainly to dilute the separate holidays honoring George.

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and father Ulysses S. Grant. There will also be a book signing by Steve Trimm the author of “Saving Grant Cottage,” which discusses the people who have helped to maintain the cottage over the years.

Gen. Ulysses S. Grant died on July 23, 1885. On Aug. 8, “the 1.5 million people flooding the city would make it the grandest funeral in New York history. Civil War veterans hoisted Grant’s coffin.

Ron Chernow, the historian who helped inspire the musical "Hamilton," has a biography of Ulysses S. Grant coming out in October. Penguin Press is calling the book "Grant" and plans to release it Oct.

Even those who think they are familiar with Ulysses S. Grant. Read our review of “Locking Up Our Own” Farrar, Straus & Giroux. $27. Fraser’s biography of the author of “Little House on the Prairie”.

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