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U.S. Grant

the making of a general, 1861-1863

by Michael B. Ballard

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Vicksburg (Miss.),
  • Mississippi,
  • Tennessee
    • Subjects:
    • Grant, Ulysses S. 1822-1885 -- Military leadership,
    • Command of troops -- History -- 19th century,
    • Generals -- United States -- Biography,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns,
    • Vicksburg (Miss.) -- History -- Siege, 1863,
    • Mississippi -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865,
    • Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementMichael B. Ballard.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesThe American crisis series ;, no. 17
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE672 .B34 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 177 p. :
      Number of Pages177
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3680362M
      ISBN 100742543080
      LC Control Number2003023983

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      Dec 03,  · Two of the most famous Americans of the 19 century, Mark Twain and Ulysses S. Grant’s formed a surprising friendship. On paper, the outgoing, personable author and . Faced with failing health and financial ruin, the Civil War's greatest general and former president wrote his personal memoirs to secure his family's future - and won himself a unique place in American helpyouantibiotic.topd almost entirely to his life as a soldier, Grant's Memoirs traces the trajectory of his extraordinary career - from West Point cadet to general-in-chief of all Union armies.


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