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Acquires Cigar Habit 223 The newspapers were filled with praise of Grant . As I turn their ragged files I catch ... For “ Unconditional Surrender " some newspaper suggested humorously , and this struck the fancy of the American nation .
McClernand forgot all about this rule , and the correspondents wired his address to their newspapers . Sherman came dashing up to Grant with a St. Louis newspaper in his hand . “ Just look at that !
The members of the family had read the prediction in a newspaper , and when the thirty - first day of March came they wandered about the ... He swallowed with less pain , and the newspapers reported that he was on the way to recovery .
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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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