Personal Memoirs of U S Grant

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GRANT, Ulysses S. Personal Memoirs of U. Grant. New York: Charles L. Webster, Thick octavo, original silver- and gilt-stamped green cloth. $ Later one-volume edition of Grant’s Memoirs, twice signed in pencil by Confederate General Fitzhugh Lee.

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The following December Frederick inscribed this pre-publication copy of his father’s Memoirs seven days before “the first volume of the book was published on Decem ” to Oliver Corse Hoyt, a prominent New York merchant and financier who served as a Presidential Elector in Grant’s re-election, casting “his vote for Grant.

The + pages in this book (both volume I and II are included together) articulately spell out the military career of one of the United States' greatest generals.

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Together with U.S. Grant's own recollections we find appendices in the form of original correspondences sent and received regarding the Union and Confederate forces. At the time he authored his memoirs in the mids, Grant was determined in spite of illness to add to the burgeoning historical narrative as a reliable : In this affordably priced unabridged edition, Personal Memoirs of U.

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