Ulysses S. Grant was the Union general in the Civil War who accepted the surrender of Confederate General Robert E. Lee in 1865. Grant was later elected the eighteenth president of the United States and served two terms. This book looks at the life and career of this important man, including: How did Grant feel about slavery? What were Grant’s famous victories in the Civil War? What famous author offered to publish Grant’s memoirs?
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Introduction Lover of horses West Point and the army Army life Making a living The volunteer Shiloh Vicksburg Chattanooga General-in-Chief Reconstruction.