General Ulysses S. Grant
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General Ulysses S. Grant the soldier and the man by Edward G. Longacre

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Published by Da Capo Press in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English


  • Grant, Ulysses S. -- 1822-1885,
  • United States. -- Army -- Biography,
  • Generals -- United States -- Biography,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Biography

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-327) and index

StatementEdward G. Longacre
LC ClassificationsE672 .L86 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 338 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages338
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17198354M
ISBN 10030681269X
LC Control Number2006009848

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