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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Young Bill Sherman 39 after he has departed , his image in bronze will sit on a bronze horse and stare pensively through the changing years at the flood of new generations in New York's Fifth Avenue . But on that day his metal steed was ...
We find Southern publicists harping on the long hours of labor in Northern factories , on the indigent poor , and on the homeless children that roamed in crowds through the streets and alleys of New York City . The living conditions of ...
York. 171 by a vote of the people . Those states were taken out of the Union by conventions which were skillfully manipulated . 2 The confusion of ideas and impulses in the South was equaled by the hysterical state of the North in the ...
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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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