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Out of these reservations emerges the fact that Hannah Grant was a pious Methodist . Her religious faith was so profound that it carried her to the verge of an incalculable mysticism . If she had in truth a lifelong secret , locked ...
It is as matter - of - fact as the weekly report of a traveling shoe salesman ; but then one does not expect either generals or shoe salesmen to write like poets . When he wrote his Memoirs he was in his last days , and very ill .
“ In consideration of the fact that the book which I am now engaged upon will be in competition with Badeau's history of my campaigns , which was written with my consent and with the expectation that it would take the place of all I ...
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This biography of Grant extends into a history of his times. The writing is informed, elegant, readable, and interesting. And very quotable: "Certainly no man can be a Christian and a soldier at the ... Read full review
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