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Grant Moves South 1861 - 1863 by Bruce Catton

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Published by Back Bay Books .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Biography: general,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • General,
  • Military - General,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • History / General,
  • Americas (North Central South West Indies),
  • (Ulysses Simpson),,
  • 1822-1885,
  • Campaigns,
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • Grant, Ulysses S,
  • Grant, Ulysses S.,
  • Grant, Ulysses Simpson,,
  • President U.S,
  • United States

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages564
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9309229M
ISBN 100316132446
ISBN 109780316132442

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: Grant Moves South: Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, thatâ ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be Range: $ - $   A Pulitzer Prize–winning historian looks at the complex, controversial Union commander who ensured the Confederacy’s downfall in the Civil War. In this New York Times bestseller, preeminent Civil War historian Bruce Catton narrows his focus on commander Ulysses S. Grant, whose bold tactics and relentless dedication to the Union ultimately ensured a /5(2).   Buy a cheap copy of Grant Moves South book by Bruce Catton. Part one of the classic Civil War study of General Ulysses S. Grant, written by Pulitzer Prize-winner Bruce Catton, introduces General Grant as he undertakes his Free shipping over $/5(5).   US Grant: the Civil War Years: Grant Moves South and Grant Takes Command***** Posted on November 3, If my review is too long to hold your attention, then this two book series—even while allowing for the fact that Catton is a far better writer than I—will also be more of a meal than you are prepared for.

Pulitzer Prizewinning historian Bruce Cattons acclaimed two-book biography of complex and controversial Union commander Ulysses S. Grant. In these two comprehensive and engaging volumes, preeminent Civil War historian Bruce Catton follows the wartime movements of Ulysses S. Grant, detailing the Union commanders bold tactics and his relentless dedication to /5.   Grant Moves South details how Grant, as commander of the Twenty-First Illinois Volunteer Infantry, though unskilled in military power politics and disregarded by his peers, was proving to be an unstoppable force. He won victory after victory at Belmont, Fort Henry, and Fort Donelson, while sagaciously avoiding near-catastrophe and ultimately Brand: Open Road Media. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Inventory # GBJVDFF2I5N More information about this seller | Contact this seller 9. Grant Moves South. Bruce Catton. Published by Little, Brown.   Grant Moves South - Ebook written by Bruce Catton. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Grant Moves South.