Meet General Grant
Amerikansk historie, USA's historie, amerikansk biografi om General Ulysses S. Grant, 1822-1889, som først havde en militær karriere, bl.a. i Mexican War, og blev en berømt general i Nordstatshæren, Union Army, under den Amerikanske Borgerkrig, 1861-1865, og senere endte som amerikansk president. Beskriver hans liv, levnedsløb og militære og politiske karriere. Udkom i 1928.
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377 tatives a state was entitled to in Congress . But now the negroes were free , although they were not allowed to vote , and each negro had to be counted as a whole person . The result would be an increased representation from all the ...
Congress. adjourned. ,. and. General. Grant was appointed Secretary of War ad interim . Johnson , at that time , still thought that Grant was on his side in the controversy with Congress . Gideon Welles , who was Johnson's Secretary of ...
The Credit Mobilier scandal had hardly passed into history before Congress became involved in another financial affair called the Back Pay Grab . This particular grab was different from the other grabs of the epoch in that it was open ...
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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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