Ulysses S. Grant (History Maker Bios Series) by Susan Bivin Aller, Tim Parlin |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
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Ulysses S. Grant (History Maker Bios Series)

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by Susan Bivin Aller, Tim Parlin
     
 

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Question: What Civil War general later became president of the United States?

Answer: Ulysses S. Grant. His father made him go to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. When the Civil War began, he turned out to be such a good officer that President Lincoln appointed him commander of all Union troops. Grant was so popular in the North he

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Question: What Civil War general later became president of the United States?

Answer: Ulysses S. Grant. His father made him go to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. When the Civil War began, he turned out to be such a good officer that President Lincoln appointed him commander of all Union troops. Grant was so popular in the North he was elected president in 1868.

  • As a child, he swung from the tails of his father's horses.
  • His best grades at West Point were in art and horsemanship.
  • He wrote a famous book about the Civil War.

Read these and other History Maker Bios about War Heroes: Robert E. Lee, Douglas MacArthur, George C. Marshall, George S. Patton Jr., Colin Powell.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760760895
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
12/25/2004
Series:
History Maker Bios Series
Pages:
48
Sales rank:
96,985
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range:
7 - 10 Years

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Ulysses S. Grant (History Maker Bios Series) 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
2atvme More than 1 year ago
I purchased this book for my son's 3rd grade presentation and book report on a President.It was easy for him to read and comprehend. Provided an unbelievable amount of information which kept his attention. It also provided me with alot of knowledge about Ulysses S. Grant and how he truly was a exceptional man and President of the United States. I would highly recommed this book to anyone. I consider this a great literay resource.