Meet General Grant

  • 524 Pages
  • 1.68 MB
  • English
Garden City Pub. Co. , Garden City, N.Y
Grant, Ulysses S. -- 1822
Statementby W.E. Woodward.
The Physical Object
Pagination524 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23373906M

Meet General Grant book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Woodward takes the reader on a journey through the life of Ulysse /5. Mar 30,  · While looking through the stacks of a bookstore at a local flea market, I found a hardback copy of Woodward's "Meet General Grant".

Figured any old book was worth $4, so I added it to my collection. I found this book extremely educating and quite interesting/5(6).

Mar 30,  · In "Meet General Grant," Woodward seems to paint a very fair picture. He praises the general for his force of will, and tells the story of his unlikely rise from soldier to general to president with great skill.

Along the way, Woodward knocks over quite a few sacred cows/5(8). by H.L. Mencken. A review of Meet General Grant by W. Woodward (Horace Liverwright, publishers); The American Mercury, THE DREADFUL title of this book is not the least of its felicities.

If they had been saying such things in his day it seems unquestionable that Grant would have said, “Meet the wife.”. Meet General Grant. Biography by W.E. Woodward. Garden City Publishing. New York. Hardcover, no dust jacket. pages. Illustrated. Indexed. Nice biography of the Civil War general turned President.

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The Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant is an autobiography by Ulysses S. Grant, the 18th President of the United States, focused mainly on his military career during the Mexican–American War and the American Civil War, and completed as he was dying of throat cancer in The two-volume set was published by Mark Twain shortly after Grant's death.

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Free shipping for many products!Seller Rating: % positive. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. The dust jacket is missing.

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At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Inventory # GBND29L2I5N More information about this seller | Contact this seller 6. Meet General Grant. E Woodward. Published by Fawcett () Used. Quantity Available: 2. Mar 01,  · Woodward takes the reader on a journey through the life of Ulysses S.

Grant. Beginning with a sketch of his parents, we travel through Ulysses' falling in love, being a pacifist, becoming a general of the army, his battles in the war between the North and South, his meeting General Lee, the fall of the Confederacy, becoming President, through his death.3/5(1).

Grant is a biography of Ulysses S. Grant, the 18th President of the United States, written by American historian and biographer Ron, a Union general during the Civil War, served two terms as president, from to Chernow asserts that both Grant's command of the Overland campaign and his presidency have been seen in an undeservedly negative Ron Chernow.

this is a very good hardbound copy of this early, scarce and important general grant by w.e. pages of text and black hardbound in good to very good dust jacket this is the literary guild guide selection for november of the orig.

edition was horace and literary guild took copies as their, what a low price for this. W E Woodward W E Woodward Is the author of books such as Meet General Grant W E Woodward books. Meet General Grant; The Way Our People Lived; Tom Paine; A New American History.

Meet General Grant. William E. Woodward. Liveright Publishing Corporation, - pages. 1 Review. From inside the book.

What people are saying - Write a review. LibraryThing Review User Review - pjsullivan - LibraryThing. This biography of Grant extends into a history of his times.

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Oct 10,  · The book includes an awful lot of instances when Grant slipped up in his abstinence, but Chernow is deeply in his subject’s camp, always ready to play apologist about the drinking and other.

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Let’s get started. Sep 25,  · New York Times Book Review 10 Best Books of Pulitzer Prize winner Ron Chernow returns with a sweeping and dramatic portrait of one of our most compelling generals and presidents, Ulysses S.

Grant. Ulysses S. Grant's life has typically been misunderstood/5. Internet Archive BookReader Meet General Grant Internet Archive BookReader Meet General Grant. Ulysses S. Grant, American general, Union army commander during the late years of the American Civil War, and 18th president of the United States.

It was under his command that the Civil War was brought to an end with a Union victory. He was later elected president in the first election after the Civil War.

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Grant. The first pages of the book tell of Grant’s rise from a hardscrabble life in Point Pleasant, Ohio. Was Grant a great general. The answer can seem. Oct 16,  · The book praises Grant but also documents the general’s drinking bouts.

Lincoln named Grant general-in-chief of the Union armies. an inebriated Grant showed up to meet Lee at the. Jan 06,  · From Porter's book, "Campaigning with Grant", it would appear the general was wearing that thin flannel blouse, and his top boots, etc.

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Jan 16,  · I was reading a book about Grant by James Marshall-Cornwall. On the baack is a quote by General Lee in which he says, "Now, I have carefully searched the millitary records of both ancient and and modern history, and have never found Grant's superior as a general.CWT Book Review: General Ulysses S.

Grant- The Soldier and the Man. General Ulysses S. Grant: The Soldier and the Man By Edward Longacre, Da Capo Press,pages, $ On the eve of the Civil War, Ulysses S. Grant was a failure at almost everything he had tried.

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