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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If a Man Graduates 47 Again , I look another way I can see Fort Putt , now frowning far above , a stern monument of a sterner age , which seems placed there on purpose to tell us of the glorious deeds of our fathers , and to bid us to ...
I say “ seems , ” for his statement of the matter is so loose and vague that it is difficult to grasp what he meant . At any rate , Lincoln , whom he saw and heard from a distance - as a spectator in a crowd - made a great impression on ...
But he thought he had — and his delusion was not as strange as it seems . It is common among men who have had no experience in business affairs . He could have lived very well on his five thousand dollars a year in Galena , but he ...
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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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