General and the Journalists: Ulysses S. Grant, Horace Greeley and Charles Dana

General and the Journalists: Ulysses S. Grant, Horace Greeley and Charles Dana

by Harry J. Maihafer
     
 

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The true story of soldier/president Ulysses S. Grant & editorial giants Horace Greeley & Charles Dana. Vividly depicts these three remarkable lives, emphasizing how they became interwoven, influenced each other, & affected the course of Amer. history. The book follows the three powerful men as their paths cross during the Civil War & Reconstruction. Vividly

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The true story of soldier/president Ulysses S. Grant & editorial giants Horace Greeley & Charles Dana. Vividly depicts these three remarkable lives, emphasizing how they became interwoven, influenced each other, & affected the course of Amer. history. The book follows the three powerful men as their paths cross during the Civil War & Reconstruction. Vividly portraying the 19th century era of personal journalism, when Greeley & Dana became major players on the national stage, Maihafer shows how the media greatly affected the conduct of the Civil War &, to this day, has shaped the publics perception of Lincolns, Johnsons, & Grants presidencies.

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The true story of three of American history's most controversial and powerful figures. It vividly depicts their remarkable lives as their paths cross during the Civil War and Reconstruction, emphasizing how they became interwoven, influenced each other, and in turn affected the course of American history. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknew.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781574883398
Publisher:
Potomac Books, Inc.
Publication date:
04/28/2001
Pages:
284
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.83(h) x 0.69(d)

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