Ulysses S. Grant: A Novel

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Herodias, Sep 1, 1999 - Fiction - 448 pages
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The story of Ulysses S. Grant: his "time as a cadet, his military success during the Mexican War, his troubles with peacetime army life, his rebirth as a wartime hero, and his scandal-torn presidency; ... his drive to succeed, his struggles with alcohol abuse, his self-doubt as a husband, and his military genius."--Cover.

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User Review  - Chris - Goodreads

If I recall correctly, this one was a pleasant surprise. I'd tried other books by Skimin and couldn't catch his rhythm. His interpretation of Grant's early life was interesting and informative, and I ... Read full review


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