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Personal Memoirs of U S Grant

Ulysses S. Grant

Personal Memoirs of U S Grant

by Ulysses S. Grant

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Published by Library Reprints .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Presidents & Heads of State,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10540406M
    ISBN 100722242719
    ISBN 109780722242711

      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 Our Stores Are Open Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpBrand: Mundus Publishing.   Title: Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant, Complete Author: Ulysses S. Grant Release Date: June 1, [EBook No. ] Language: English Character set encoding: ASCII Produced by David Widger Produced in PDF Format by Chris Drane ([email protected]) Coverpage is a reproduction of "U. S. Grant"byDaniel Huntingdon, Courtesy of the National Museum of.

    About this Item: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, United States, Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. The first volume of Ulysses S. Grant's memoirs begins with the author's formative years and his military service, continuing until the outbreak of the U.S. Make Offer - Personal Memoirs of ULYSSES S GRANT, Illustrations & Maps, Civil War, VG Personal Memoirs Of Ulysses S Grant 2 Volumes Leather Books $

    General Norman Schwartzkopf has recently called this the finest memoir of war experiences that has ever been penned. As such, it is valuable in its scope, its plain and clear analysis and language, and its broad conclusions about the conduct of the war. Item number: # Price: $ GRANT, Ulysses S Personal memoirs of U.S. Grant. What made the experience of listening to The Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant, Part 2 the most enjoyable? Yes, who better to write a book about the Civil War than Grant. I Recommend all three volumes of his book. 1 person found this helpful Overall 1 out of 5 stars.


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Ulysses S. Grant: Memoirs and Selected Letters: Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant / Selected Letters, (Library of America) Ulysses S. Grant. out of 5 stars Hardcover.

$ The Memoirs of W.T. Sherman: All VolumesCited by: 4. Completed in the last year of his life,as Grant battled throat cancer and poverty, the “Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S.

Grant” was published by Mark Twain shortly after Grant’s death. Instantly popular and praised by admirers, critics, and people throughout the country, this autobiography was both a critical and financial success/5(27).

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In this affordably priced unabridged edition, Personal Memoirs of U. Grant will be eagerly welcomed by students of American history and the legions of military enthusiasts and Civil War buffs. The Amazon Book Review Book recommendations, author interviews, editors' picks, /5().

Twain famously compared Grant's Personal Memoirs to Caesar's De Bello Gallico, to stress not only the quality of the work, but more importantly to increase book comparison makes sense superficially: both memoirs were written by the leading generals of the day in a concise economy of style; both men were instrumental in cementing their respective nations' transformation from republic /5.

Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant Volume 1/2: Large Print Edition (River Moor Books Large Print Editions) Ulysses S. Grant. out of 5 stars Hardcover. $ Usually ships within 2 to 3 days/5(). Personal Memoirs of U. Grant, Complete Language: English: LoC Class: E History: America: Late nineteenth century () Subject: Generals -- United States -- Biography Subject: Grant, Ulysses S.

(Ulysses Simpson), Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, -- Campaigns Subject: Mexican War, Personal Memoirs of U. Grant audiobook by Ulysses S.

Grant () "In preparing these volumes for the public, I have entered upon the task with the sincere desire to avoid doing injustice. GRANT, Ulysses S. Personal Memoirs of U. Grant. New York: Charles L.

Webster, Thick octavo, original silver- and gilt-stamped green cloth. $ Later one-volume edition of Grant’s Memoirs, twice signed in pencil by Confederate General Fitzhugh Lee. An unusual book.

Very well written but with relatively small detail on the grand affairs of the Civil War. If you're going to read this, get yourself a good atlas and use it to follow troop movements, Personal Memoirs of U.S.

Grant Ulysses Simpson Grant Full view - Personal Memoirs3/5(1). TITLE Personal Memories of U.S. Grant, vol 1 WHY I CHOSE THIS BOOK: It is part of my challenge to read a book about every president REVIEW: This volume covered his pre-history, his time at West Point, the Mexican-American War, his time in the West, and his limited post army career pre-Civil war.

The material and delivery were pretty dry/5. 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 : Cosimo.

The Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant is an autobiography of American President Ulysses S. Grant, focused mainly on the general's actions during the American Civil War. Written as Grant was dying inthe two-volume set was published by Mark Twain shortly after Grant's death.

The Memoirs are divided into two volumes. Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant Ulysses S. Grant Considered among the greatest of military memoirs, these two volumes were an immediate bestseller.

With the help of his publisher, Mark Twain, Grant wrote to the last month of his life to leave a legacy for his family after being defrauded a. The Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant provides leadership lessons that can be obtained nowhere else Ulysses Grant in his Memoirs gives us a unique glimpse of someone who found that the habit of reflection could serve as a force multiplier for leadership.

Foreign Policy - Thomas E. Ricks. A brilliant new annotated : Ulysses S. Grant had his memoirs published on entitled Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant (vols. I & II). Except for the first few chapters of volume I, before he graduated from West Point and a couple more when he resigned his commission and took up employment in private life, the book serves more as a tactical description of his part in either the War with Mexico or the Civil War/5.

The book was published by Mark Twain right after Grant's death in July The book is considered one of the finest examples of military history ever written.

Personal Memoirs of U. Grant End date: Personal Memoirs of U. Grant Ulysses S. GRANT ( - ) In preparing these volumes for the public, I have entered upon the task with the sincere desire to avoid doing injustice to any one, whether on the National or Confederate side, other than the unavoidable injustice of not making mention often where special mention is due.

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.

The + pages in this book (both volume I and II are included together) articulately spell out the military career of one of the United States' greatest generals. Grant's Memoirs are well-written, thoughtful, insightful, and offer more than a glimpse into the mind of U.S.

I opens with a heartfelt preface where Grant explains how 5/5(5). Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant by Ulysses S. Grant and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at : Hardcover.LibraryThing Review User Review - Schmerguls - LibraryThing.

Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant, by Ulysses S. Grant (read 4 Sep ) I have intended 4/5(11). Together with U.S. Grant's own recollections we find appendices in the form of original correspondences sent and received regarding the Union and Confederate forces. At the time he authored his memoirs in the mids, Grant was determined in spite of illness to add to the burgeoning historical narrative as a reliable :