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U.S. Grant and the colored people

Frederick Douglass

U.S. Grant and the colored people

by Frederick Douglass

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Published by s.n. in [Washington .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 41144 (E)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination8 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1827668M
LC Control Number89894756

"Personal Memoirs of John H. Brinton, Major and Surgeon U.S.V., ". Book by John H. Brinton, p. , I don't underrate the value of military knowledge, but if men make war in slavish obedience to rules, they will fail. 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.

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 . Massaponax Church, Va. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant (left end of bench nearest tree) writing a dispatch. Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, Grant's Wilderness Campaign, May-June (Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division).

Ulysses S. Grant, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Stephen Crane, Jefferson Davis, Abraham Lincoln (). “The Modern Library Civil War Bookshelf 5-Book Bundle: Personal Memoirs, Uncle Tom's Cabin, The Red Badge of Courage, Jefferson Davis: The Essential Writings, The Life and Writings of Abraham Lincoln”, p, Modern Library.   But if you have, you’ve probably noticed that nearly all representations of Ulysses S. Grant’s wife were taken or painted from a side profile. That’s because Julia was born with a condition.


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Book/Printed Material U.S. Grant and the colored people.: His wise, just, practical, and effective friendship thoroughly vindicated by incontestable facts in his record from to Words of truth and soberness.

He who runs may read and understand!. Be not deceived, only truth can endure!!. U.S. Grant has a deceptively simple writing style which paints the world in which he lived in vivid colors.

Grant describes his family background, early life, and the Mexican War in very vivid terms. Grant says very little about his presidency except he expresses some disappointment in his Administration's failure to purchase the Dominican Cited by: 4.

I have since read works on Vicksburg by Winston Groom, Terry Winschel and others. This new book by Lafayette College history professor emeritus Donald L. Miller is destined to be a classic retelling of the story. U.S. Grant was the victor of Belmont, Forts Henry and Donelson, Shiloh and Iuka/5().

Joan Waugh's thoughtful new book "U.S. Grant: American Hero, American Myth" () uses this now-famous question to explore the changing nature over time of American attitudes towards Ulysses S. Grant ( ). (The answer "U.S. Grant" to the question, 4/5. Ulysses S. Grant, original name Hiram Ulysses Grant, (born ApPoint Pleasant, Ohio, U.S.—died JMount McGregor, New York), U.S.

general, commander of the Union armies during the late years (–65) of the American Civil War, and 18th president of the United States (–77). 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. “Will it not be the unquestioned sentiment of history that the liberty which Mr. Lincoln declared with his pen General Grant made effective with his sword.”2 —Frederick Douglass, “U.S. Grant and the Colored People” In JanuaryVicksburg, Mississippi, was the Released on: Octo   I’m on my 4th Grant bio in as many weeks, but so far my favorite has been the newest, Ron White’s “American Ulysses,” particularly its treatment of Grant’s world tour, which was by far the best treatment of that phase of his life (aside, of course, from Edwina Campbell’s excellent “Citizen of a Wider Commonwealth: Ulysses S.

Grant’s Postpresidential Diplomacy,” which focuses. Pour One Out for Ulysses S. Grant. The first pages of the book tell of Grant’s rise from a hardscrabble life in Point Pleasant, Ohio.

to suppress schools in which colored children were. Get this from a library. U.S. Grant and the colored people.: His wise, just, practical, and effective friendship thoroughly vindicated by incontestable facts in his record from to Words of truth and soberness.

He who runs may read and understand!. Be not deceived, only truth can endure!!!. [Frederick Douglass; Union Republican Congressional Committee. “Grant” is yet another book (like last year’s “American Ulysses,” by Ronald C.

White) that means to correct what used to be the conventional wisdom about Grant: that he was an inspired. 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.

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He who runs may read and understand!. Be not deceived," by Frederick Douglass available from Rakut. 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(23). The larger point of White’s book, which challenges the reader with detailed dissections of the Civil War battles that Grant’s Union Army fought en route to a bitter triumph, is that Grant was.

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First edition of a contemporary record of Grant’s momentous world tour, with frontispiece portrait and hundreds of illustrations, over 70 full page, scarce in original gilt-stamped pictorial cloth.

At the end of his presidency inGrant became “the first American president to travel around the world.”. The name U.S. Grant was spoken with disdain, whether it was in a familial conversation, at a historical site, or in a history class in high school or at university.

Two Northern Generals, Grant and Sherman, have been firmly engrained in the minds of young southern minds as the worst two people who ever walked on American soil/5(K). Listen to Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant audiobook by U.S.

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Grant and Frederick Douglass, he also helped establish Yale’s black studies department.Get this from a library! U.S. Grant and the colored people: His wise, just, practical, and effective friendship thoroughly vindicated by incontestable facts in his record from to Words of truth and soberness!

He who runs may read and understand!! Be not deceived, only truth can endure!!!. [Frederick Douglass; Union Republican Congressional Committee.].