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Ulysses Simpson Grant

Robert S. Robe

Ulysses Simpson Grant

portrait of an alcoholic

by Robert S. Robe

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Published by R.S. Robe in [Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Grant, Ulysses S. 1822-1885 -- Alcohol use.,
    • United States. Army -- Biography.,
    • Generals -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Health.,
    • Alcoholics -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 85-92) and index.

      Statementby Robert S. Robe.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE672 .R63 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 96 p. :
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1753163M
      LC Control Number92081310

      COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Simpson's work in the s and s did much to really change Grant's reputation and convinced a lot of scholars to go back and re-analyze their previous interpretations about Ulysses S. Grant. So "Triumph Over Adversity" is a great book to read at this time.

      In , as commanding general, Ulysses S. Grant led the Union Armies to victory over the Confederacy in the American Civil War. As an American hero, Grant was later elected the 18th President of. Ap Grant. Mr. Smith discussed his book, Grant, about the Civil War general and former President of the United States, Ulysses S. And.

      Grant, Ulysses Simpson, –85, commander in chief of the Union army in the Civil War and 18th President (–77) of the United States, b. Point Pleasant, Ohio. He was originally named Hiram Ulysses Grant. Military Career. Grant spent his youth in Georgetown, Ohio, was graduated from West Point in , and served creditably in the. Ulysses Simpson GrantBorn: 4/27/Birthplace: Point Pleasant, Ohio Ulysses Simpson Grant was born (as Hiram Ulysses Grant) at Point Pleasant, Ohio, on Ap He graduated from West Point in and served without particular distinction in the Mexican War. In he married Julia Dent.


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Grant/5(14). Simpson (Let Us Have Peace: Ulysses S. Grant and the Politics of War and Reconstruction, ) uses carefully excavated facts and anecdotes to reveal an individual far more complex than the caricature (drunken, barbarous in battle, corrupt when given opportunity) handed down to us by popular by: Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Ulysses Simpson Grant books online.

Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Ulysses S. Grant is an iconic man of US History, so it is a monumental task to take on such a figure with a biography.

Brooks Simpson offers a wonderful contribution to the overall canon on Grant's life. The book, justifiably, focuses on Grant's life as a general more than his life away from leadership, although there are details on that as well/5.

Ulysses Grant’s two terms as president are usually considered the most corrupt of any of the presidencies in U.S. history. Why did an honest man suffer such horrible terms in office.

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He was originally named Hiram Ulysses Grant. Military Career Grant spent his youth in Georgetown, Ohio, was graduated from West Point inand served creditably in the Mexican War. – (m. ) Samuel Simpson Grant. Rachel Clara Grant. Virginia Paine Grant Corbin.

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Jesse Root Grant. New York County (Manhattan) General Grant National Memorial. Maintained by: Find A Grave. Added: 31 Dec   Ulysses S. Grant, American general, Union army commander during the late years of the American Civil War, and 18th president of the United States.

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Grant (Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article. Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson),contrib.: Message of the President of the United States, Communicating, in Compliance with the Resolution of the Senate of the 16 of December,Information in.

Completed just days before his death and hailed by Mark Twain as "the most remarkable work of its kind since the Commentaries of Julius Caesar," this is the now-legendary autobiography of ULYSSES SIMPSON GRANT (), 18th president of the United States and the Union general who led the North to victory in the Civil War.

Though Grant opens with tales of his boyhood, his education at West. His book Ulysses S. Grant: Triumph over Adversity, was named a New York Times Notable Book and a Choice Outstanding Academic Title. Simpson has appeared several times on C-SPAN, speaking on Grant and Henry Adams, as well as on PBS's American : Brooks D.

Simpson. Ulysses Grant () commanded the victorious Union army during the American Civil War () and served as the 18th U.S. president from to Brooks Simpson’s “Ulysses S. Grant: Triumph Over Adversity, ” was published in and is the first of two expected volumes on Grant’s life. Simpson is a historian and professor at Arizona State University.

He has written a half-dozen books and is a noted authority on. Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant by Ulysses S. Grant. Ulysses Simpson Grant (born Hiram Ulysses Grant was an American soldier and statesman who served as Commanding General of the Army and the 18th President of the United States, the highest positions in the military and the government of the United States/5(15).

Ulysses S. Grant (Ap –J ), born Hiram Ulysses Grant, was the general who helped the Union Army of the United States win the American Civil War. He later became the 18th President of the United States ().Born: Hiram Ulysses Grant, Ap.

The oldest child of Jesse and Hannah Simpson, Grant was raised on the rough-hewn Ohio frontier first in Point Pleasant and then in nearby Georgetown. The young Hiram Ulysses (his first and middle names were later changed to Ulysses Simpson) struggled to live up to his ambitious father’s high expectations.

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Inaugurated for a second term on March 4,Ulysses S. Grant gave an address that was both inspiring and curiously bitter. He told the assembled crowd, "It is my firm conviction that the civilized world is tending towards republicanism, or government by the people through their chosen representatives, and that our own great republic is destined to be the guiding star to all others.".Ulysses Simpson Grant was born (as Hiram Ulysses Grant) at Point Pleasant, Ohio, on Ap He graduated from West Point in and served without particular distinction in the Mexican War.

In he married Julia Dent. He resigned from the army inafter warnings from his commanding. The Personal Memoirs of General U. S. Grant. By. Ulysses Simpson Grant. (2 Reviews) Free Download.

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