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

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  • ISBN: 9781400069026
  • Physical Description: xxvii, 826 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, [2016]

Content descriptions

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 -- "My Dear Julia" -- "Either by treaty or the sword" -- "Army of invasion" -- Part II. Trial 1848-1861 -- Panama -- "Forsaken" -- "Hardscrabble" -- Galena -- Part III. 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" -- 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 the Indian policy" -- Foreign relations -- Ku Klux Klan -- The Gilded Age -- "Malfeasance!" -- Centennial crisis -- Part VI. World citizen, 1879-1885 -- American ambassador -- 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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