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The Resource American Ulysses : a life of Ulysses S. Grant, Ronald C. White

American Ulysses : a life of Ulysses S. Grant, Ronald C. White

Label
American Ulysses : a life of Ulysses S. Grant
Title
American Ulysses
Title remainder
a life of Ulysses S. Grant
Statement of responsibility
Ronald C. White
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A "biography of one of America&#x;s greatest generals&#x;and most misunderstood presidents."--Amazon.com
Summary
A profile of the Civil War general and eighteenth U.S. president challenges his historical unpopularity, drawing on years of research with primary documents to explore Grant's character as one of generosity, curiosity, and introspection
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10530278
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.8/2092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E672
LC item number
.W48 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a life of Ulysses S. Grant
Label
American Ulysses : a life of Ulysses S. Grant, Ronald C. White
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 669-772) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Formation, 1630-1848. "My family is American" ; "My Ulysses" ; West Point ; "Dear Julia" ; "By treaty or the sword" ; "Army of invasion" -- Part II: Trial, 1848-1861. Panama ; "Forsaken" ; "Hardscrabble" ; Galena -- Part III: Transformation, 1861-1865. "I am in to do all I can" ; Belmont ; "Unconditional surrender" ; Shiloh ; William Tecumseh Sherman ; "More than forty Richmonds" ; Vicksburg ; Chattanooga ; "Washington's legitimate successor" ; "Battle of the Wilderness" ; Robert E. Lee ; Petersburg ; Appomattox -- Part IV: Reconstruction, 1865-1868. "I will keep my word" ; "More & more radical" ; "Let us have peace" -- Part V: President, 1869-1877. "Gold panic" ; "A radical change in Indian policy" ; "Foreign relations" ; Ku Klux Klan ; "The Gilded Age" ; "Malfeasance!" ; Centennial crisis -- Part VI: World citizen, 1879-1885. American ambassador abroad ; Grant & Ward ; Final campaign
Control code
5819378
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvii, 826 pages
Isbn
9781400069026
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015044513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn929863809
  • (OCoLC)929863809
Label
American Ulysses : a life of Ulysses S. Grant, Ronald C. White
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 669-772) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Formation, 1630-1848. "My family is American" ; "My Ulysses" ; West Point ; "Dear Julia" ; "By treaty or the sword" ; "Army of invasion" -- Part II: Trial, 1848-1861. Panama ; "Forsaken" ; "Hardscrabble" ; Galena -- Part III: Transformation, 1861-1865. "I am in to do all I can" ; Belmont ; "Unconditional surrender" ; Shiloh ; William Tecumseh Sherman ; "More than forty Richmonds" ; Vicksburg ; Chattanooga ; "Washington's legitimate successor" ; "Battle of the Wilderness" ; Robert E. Lee ; Petersburg ; Appomattox -- Part IV: Reconstruction, 1865-1868. "I will keep my word" ; "More & more radical" ; "Let us have peace" -- Part V: President, 1869-1877. "Gold panic" ; "A radical change in Indian policy" ; "Foreign relations" ; Ku Klux Klan ; "The Gilded Age" ; "Malfeasance!" ; Centennial crisis -- Part VI: World citizen, 1879-1885. American ambassador abroad ; Grant & Ward ; Final campaign
Control code
5819378
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvii, 826 pages
Isbn
9781400069026
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015044513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn929863809
  • (OCoLC)929863809

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