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Grant and his campaigns

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Published by C. B. Richardson in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grant, Ulysses S. 1822-1885.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE672 .C775
    The Physical Object
    Pagination34 p.
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22881349M
    LC Control Number48033545


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This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting Grant and his campaigns book the right version or edition of a book. /5(2). Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of Grant and His Campaigns: A Military Biography ().

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The book provides excellent insights into Grant’s strategy and provides a comprehensive, detailed look at his military campaigns and battle. The book also provides biographical insights related to Grant’s military career. If you’re looking for all the action and fighting of the war, this is your book as it focuses on Grant as a military man.

Grant and his campaigns: a military biography. Contributor Names Coppée, Henry, Book/Printed Material Life and services of Gen. Grant, Published,under title: Grant and his campaigns.

Also available in digital form. Title Grant and his campaigns: Contributor Names Coppée, Henry, Created / Published. Ron Chernow is the prizewinning author of six previous books Grant and his campaigns book the recipient of the National Humanities first book, The House of Morgan, won the National Book Award, Washington: A Life won the Pulitzer Prize for Biography, and Alexander Hamilton—the inspiration for the Broadway musical—won the George Washington Book Prize.A past president of PEN /5(2K).

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Grant and his campaigns book Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Larke, J.K. (Julian K.). General Grant and his campaigns. New York, J.C. Derby and N.C. Miller,   Bruce Catton's Grant Takes Command is a wonderful look into the role U.S.G. played in reversing the fortunes of the Union.

Operating quite independently in the West, Grant's career was not always in ascendency, but his tenacity in the seige and capture of Vicksburg certainly earned him an opportunity to command at a higher level (though this was not /5(5).

I have read a number of biographies of both Ulysses Grant and his wife, Julia. Chernows is by far the most detailed and documented. I have always enjoyed Chernows biographies even if they are very long. Chernow always presents a rich sensitive portrait of his topic, in this case, Ulysses S.

Grant. The book is well written and meticulously /5(K). Grant feels like a more appropriate title since the book for me was much more about their relationship and his campaigns in the war than about Julia and Jule except in the early part of the book. I was very much engaged in the beginning with the relationship of Julia Dent and the slave girl named Jule/5.

But in war, Grant began to realize his remarkable potential, soaring through the ranks of the Union army, prevailing at the battle of Shiloh and in the Vicksburg campaign, and ultimately defeating the legendary Confederate general Robert E. Lee. Along the way, Grant endeared himself to President Lincoln and became his most trusted general and /5(23).

General Grant's Campaigns. K likes. This is a page dedicated to the activities and campaigns of General U. Grant in the American Civil War as portrayed by Dr. Fields, Jr.5/5(1).

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Ulysses S. Grant, perennially misunderstood, gets a thorough re-examination opposing generals’ strengths and weaknesses would later help shape Grant’s own tactics and campaigns. The April. Such was the hallmark of Grant’s later campaigns. And his successes in the West — his capture of Vicksburg essentially cut the Confederacy in half — led to a summons by President Lincoln to.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Grant and His Campaigns: A Military Biography by Henry Coppee (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. the life and campaigns of lieut-gen. u.s. grant, from his boyhood to the surrender of lee, including account of sherman's great march from chattanoogs to washington, etc Headley, Rev.

C., Published by The Derby and Miller Publishing Co, NY (). The section of The Memoirs of Ulysses Grant on his childhood gives a great description of what the life of a middle-class American living somewhat close to the frontier would have been like.

While he never fought Indians as a child (that was later), Grant did tend to horses, learn in a tiny schoolhouse, and work on a family farm. Grant and his campaigns: a military biography by Coppée, Henry, Publication date Topics Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson),United States -- History Civil War, Campaigns Publisher New York: Pages:   There’s a wonderful exchange in the book when Grant as president offers a political appointment to a friend from his prewar days in St.

Louis, when he was broke and dependent on his slave-owning. 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.

Author: Ulysses S. Grant. Chernow’s book is a relentless artillery barrage of primary sources aimed at proving his several theses: Grant was the titanic genius of the Civil War, the greatest champion of Reconstruction.

Full text of "General Grant and his campaigns" See other formats. Grant, Ulysses S. Letters of Ulysses S. Grant to His Father and Youngest Sister. New York: D. Appleton, Grant, Ulysses S. Message of the President of the United States Communicating, in Compliance with the Resolutions of the Senate of the 26th of May and the 14th of June,Information in Relation to the Seizure of American Vessels.

Grant and His Campaigns: A Military Biography by Henry Coppee,A.M. Charles B. Richardson, Hardcover. Acceptable. Cover shows minor ewar and rubbing, fading, missing backstrip. Book block is split in two between pages and Pages are mostly clean, text and pictures are intact and unmarred.

American Ulysses is so well written that in spite of all I had previously read about Grant and his campaigns my interest never flagged and I found it difficult to stop listening. Arthur Morey's narration is so well suited to the material that time flew as I listened to the book and I found myself looking forward to listening to more the next day.

Grant’s book, never out of print and viewed as an American masterpiece, was a last-ditch effort to ensure his family’s financial security after he. Adam Badeau, his military secretary, who later wrote a history of his campaigns, said once that Grant’s aides “could never measure his character or be sure when he would act.

They could never. Washington University’s policies also prohibit grant funds from being used for campaign activities, Flory said. Federal law bars (c)(3) charities from intervening in political campaigns on behalf of candidates.

Exactly how much Greitens and his aides were paid from the grant remains secret. The following December Frederick inscribed this pre-publication copy of his father’s Memoirs seven days before “the first volume of the book was published on Decem ” to Oliver Corse Hoyt, a prominent New York merchant and financier who served as a Presidential Elector in Grant’s re-election, casting “his vote for Grant.

Grant's book is one of the best military memoirs I have ever read. He writes in a lean, spare style, providing the facts without throwing in a lot of ego. Grant was a man of integrity, who persevered despite personal and business reverses. I greatly enjoyed this book; my purchase was a gift fo a friend, who has also enjoyed the by: 4.

I can recommend several good books on Grant, his campaigns, and the formation of his legacy. However, I have generally referenced the best books on Grant's campaigns, I feel, in the post itself.

To that list, I would only add JFC Fuller's Grant and Lee which is a classic examination of both men, and their battlefield relationship. Read "Life of Ulysses S. Grant: His Boyhood, Campaigns, and Services, Military and Civil" by William A.

Crafts available from Rakuten Kobo. William A. Crafts was one of many authors to write a biography on the Civil War general and U.S. President Ulysses S. Gr Brand: Charles River Editors. Jean Edward Smith’s book entitled simply Grant is an excellent, sympathetic biography of Grant.

He pointed to Grant’s decisiveness at Fort Donelson, his Vicksburg campaign’s amphibious crossing, his moving forward after the Wilderness, and his surreptitious crossing of the James River as examples of Grant’s greatness.

Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), Online books by this author are available. See also what's at Wikipedia, your library, or elsewhere. Narrower terms: Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), -- Correspondence; Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), -- Friends and associates.

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.

Larke, Julian. General Grant and his campaigns - views of the surrender of Fort Donelson and Ficksburg, and the battles at Pittsburg Landing and Chattanooga ().pdf Larke, Julian.

General U. Grant- his early life and military career, with a brief account of his presidential administration and tour around the world ([c]).pdf Larke, Size: KB.

Written and published immediately after the Civil War, this contemporary military history of Sherman and his leadership was completed with the assistance of figures such as Ulysses S.

Grant, Jefferson Davis and Sherman himself—whose blunt eloquence is revealed herein through statements such as "War is hell, and you cannot refine it" (). Discover librarian-selected research resources on Ulysses S.

Grant from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. Grant and His Campaigns: A Military Biography By Henry Coppée Charles B. Richardson, Read Overview. Johnson, Grant, and. GRANT AND SHERMAN - Their Campaigns And Generals - First Pdf - $ GRANT AND SHERMAN THEIR CAMPAIGNS AND GENERALS COMPRISING AN AUTHENTIC ACCOUNT OF THE BATTLES AND SIEGES, ADVENTURES AND INCIDENTS, INCLUDING BIOGRAPHIES OF THE PROMINENT GENERALS WHO BROUGHT TO A TRIUMPHANT .Ron Chernow is the download pdf author of six previous books and the recipient of the National Humanities first book, The House of Morgan, won the National Book Award, Washington: A Life won the Pulitzer Prize for Biography, and Alexander Hamilton—the inspiration for the Broadway musical—won the George Washington Book Prize.A past president of PEN /5(K).In its later stages, the cancer robbed Grant of his voice, making dictation impossible.

Ebook last days were spent on his porch with pencil and paper, wrapped in blankets and in fearsome pain, slowly scrawling out his life's epic tale. He completed the book just .