Grant: A Biography
The seminal biography of one of America's towering, enigmatic figures. From his boyhood in Ohio to the battlefields of the Civil War and his presidency during the crucial years of Reconstruction, this Pulitzer Prize-winning biography traces the entire arc of Grant's life (1822-1885). "A moving and convincing portrait....profound understanding of the man as well as his period and his country."—C. Vann Woodward, New York Review of Books "Clearsightedness, along with McFeely's unfailing intelligence and his existential sympathy...informs his entire biography."—Justin Kaplan, The New Republic
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It seems that Grant's downfall as president was his inability to transition from being a general in the military, where every order is followed, to a political leader, where every order is debated and ... Read full review
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This is my first Grant biography and my knowledge of Grant is limited (which is why I read this book), but I thought it was a pretty good read. It is not a military history, but rather McFeely's ... Read full review
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