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American Ulysses : a life of Ulysses S. Grant / Ronald C. White.

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Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Bloomfield 92 GRA (Text) 36803000999255 BIOGRAPHY Checked out 12/09/2016
Eckhart Public Library - Main B GRANT ulysses.s (Text) 840191002257224 New Nonfiction - Main Floor Available -
Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library - Greensburg BIO GRANT (Text) 32826014058192 New Books Available -
Jay County Public Library - Portland B G763w (Text) 76383000444711 Adult New Shelf, B Available -
Jefferson County Public Library - Hanover 973.8209 WHI (Text) 39391100300076 Non-Fiction Checked out 12/16/2016
LaGrange County Public Library - LaGrange B GR (Text) 30477100980360 Adult: New Checked out 12/26/2016
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon 973.82 WHI (Text) 34330512969917 Adult - New Books Available -
Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville B GRA (Text) 78551000528325 Biography Checked out 12/22/2016
Morgan County Public Library - Monrovia B GRA (Text) 78551000528723 Biography Available -
Morocco Community Library BIO GRANT (Text) 71561000135315 NWPLMBiography Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781400069026
  • Physical Description: xxvii, 826 pages : illustrations, maps, photographs ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, 2016.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [669]-787) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Part I. Formation 1630-1848 -- "My family is American" -- "My Ulysses" -- West Point -- "Dear Julia" -- "By treaty or the sword" -- "Army of invasion" -- Part II. Trial 1848-1861 -- Panama -- "Forsaken" -- "Hardscrabble" -- Galena -- Part II. Transformation 1861-1865 -- "I am in to do all I can" -- Belmont -- "Unconditional surrender" -- Shiloh -- William Tecumseh Sherman -- "More than forty Richmonds" -- Vicksburg -- Chattanooga -- "Washington's legitimate successor" -- "Battle of the Wilderness" -- Robert E. Lee -- Petersburg -- Appomattox -- Part IV. Reconstruction 1865-1868 -- "I will keep my word" -- "More & more radical" -- "Let us have peace" -- Part V. President 1869-1877 -- "Gold panic" -- "A radical change in Indian policy" -- "Foreign relations" -- Ku Klux Klan -- "The Gilded Age" -- "Malfeasance!" -- Centennial crisis -- Part VI. World citizen 1879-1885 -- American ambassador abroad -- Grant & Ward -- Final campaign -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.: A profile of the Civil War general and eighteenth U.S. president challenges his historical unpopularity, drawing on years of research with primary documents to explore Grant's character as one of generosity, curiosity, and introspection.
Subject: Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885.
Presidents > United States > Biography.
Generals > United States > Biography.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Biography.
United States > Politics and government > 1869-1877.
Genre: Biographies.

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