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Not a long book but it presents a well fleshed out portrait of Grant. Humorous sometimes and always interesting. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Monique
A very slight biography of former General of the Army and President of the United States, Ulysses S. Grant. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Jim Daniels
A little shallow as a biography, but he captures the essence of gen'l grant and his greatness. Certainly worth readingPublished 6 months ago by Amazon Customer
This is a slight book, but it does not claim to be more. As a basic introduction to the life of Ulysses Grant, once the most famous person in the world and now essentially... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Adam Wayne
Magnificent, as Korda always is... These quick histories never disappoint, and I keep Korda's particular biography of Grant close at hand for my own writing and just the sheer... Read morePublished 7 months ago by kmhorgan
Concise portrayal of U S Grant much appreciated after reading Kordas lengthy but excellent book about Robert E Lee.Published 8 months ago by JEFF ROSS
Book arrived and was new in appearance. No library book here -- clean & crisp. Content: concise & fun to read. Michael Korda picked U. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Rob W.
This book regurgitates many known facts and is light on knowledge and heavy on inference.
The worst part is when he discusses the economic and military policies of the... Read more