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The Resource American Ulysses : a life of Ulysses S. Grant, Ronald C. White

American Ulysses : a life of Ulysses S. Grant, Ronald C. White

Label
American Ulysses : a life of Ulysses S. Grant
Title
American Ulysses
Title remainder
a life of Ulysses S. Grant
Statement of responsibility
Ronald C. White
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A profile of the Civil War general and eighteenth U.S. president challenges his historical unpopularity, drawing on years of research with primary documents to explore Grant's character as one of generosity, curiosity, and introspection
Summary
A profile of the Civil War general and eighteenth U.S. president challenges his historical unpopularity, drawing on years of research with primary documents to explore Grant's character as one of generosity, curiosity, and introspection
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10530278
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
White, Ronald C.
Dewey number
  • 973.8/2092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
E672
LC item number
.W48 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grant, Ulysses S.
  • Presidents
  • Generals
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a life of Ulysses S. Grant
Label
American Ulysses : a life of Ulysses S. Grant, Ronald C. White
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [669]-787) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Formation 1630-1848 -- "My family is American" -- "My Ulysses" -- West Point -- "My Dear Julia" -- "Either by treaty or the sword" -- "Army of invasion" -- Part II. Trial 1848-1861 -- Panama -- "Forsaken" -- "Hardscrabble" -- Galena -- Part III. Transformation 1861-1865 -- "I am in to do all I can" -- Belmont -- "Unconditional surrender" -- Shiloh -- William Tecumseh Sherman -- "More than forty Richmonds" -- Vicksburg -- Chattanooga -- "Washington's legitimate successor" -- The Wilderness -- Robert E. Lee -- Petersburg -- Appomattox -- Part IV. Reconstruction 1865-1868 -- "I will keep my word" -- "More & more radical" -- "Let us have peace" -- Part V. President 1869-1877 -- Gold panic -- "A radical change in the Indian policy" -- Foreign relations -- Ku Klux Klan -- The Gilded Age -- "Malfeasance!" -- Centennial crisis -- Part VI. World citizen, 1879-1885 -- American ambassador -- Grant & Ward -- Final campaign -- Epilogue
Control code
20815336
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvii, 826 pages
Isbn
9781400069026
Lccn
2015044513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn929863809
Label
American Ulysses : a life of Ulysses S. Grant, Ronald C. White
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [669]-787) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Formation 1630-1848 -- "My family is American" -- "My Ulysses" -- West Point -- "My Dear Julia" -- "Either by treaty or the sword" -- "Army of invasion" -- Part II. Trial 1848-1861 -- Panama -- "Forsaken" -- "Hardscrabble" -- Galena -- Part III. Transformation 1861-1865 -- "I am in to do all I can" -- Belmont -- "Unconditional surrender" -- Shiloh -- William Tecumseh Sherman -- "More than forty Richmonds" -- Vicksburg -- Chattanooga -- "Washington's legitimate successor" -- The Wilderness -- Robert E. Lee -- Petersburg -- Appomattox -- Part IV. Reconstruction 1865-1868 -- "I will keep my word" -- "More & more radical" -- "Let us have peace" -- Part V. President 1869-1877 -- Gold panic -- "A radical change in the Indian policy" -- Foreign relations -- Ku Klux Klan -- The Gilded Age -- "Malfeasance!" -- Centennial crisis -- Part VI. World citizen, 1879-1885 -- American ambassador -- Grant & Ward -- Final campaign -- Epilogue
Control code
20815336
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvii, 826 pages
Isbn
9781400069026
Lccn
2015044513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn929863809

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