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Grant, Complete Language: English: LoC Class: E History: America: Late nineteenth century () Subject: Generals -- United States -- Biography Subject: Grant, Ulysses S.

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Grant is recognized today as one of the most significant American military memoirs of all time. In an honest and intelligent voice, the celebrated Civil War general and former President offers a detailed and intimate telling of the events of the Mexican-American war, and the American Civil War and his role.

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