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General Grant, the lessons of his life and death

William Cochrane

General Grant, the lessons of his life and death

sermon preached by request in Zion Presbyterian Church, Brantford, Ont., Sabbath ev"g, Sept. 13, 1885

by William Cochrane

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Published by s.n.] in [Brantford, Ont.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grant, Ulysses S. -- 1822-1885

  • Edition Notes

    Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Metropolitan Toronto Library, Canadian History Department. Ottawa : Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions, 1981.

    Statementby by Wm. Cochrane.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 01119
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (24 fr.).
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21776233M
    ISBN 100665011199

    Oct 09,  · See pages in Porter's book for further descriptive details. Grant gained weight following the war and up until the time of his death. The New York Times reported him as weighing less than pounds at his passing. Grant was very thin during the war, weighing only one hundred and thirty-five pounds. He was a very sparse southitalyapartments.com: Marie Kelsey. Jul 28,  · Grant spent the last few years of his life writing a detailed account of the Civil War and, after he died of throat cancer in , Julia managed to scrape by on the royalties earned from his .

    The Life of General Grant: His Early Life, Military Achievements, and History of His Civil Administration, His Sickness and Death. Chicago: Winters and Stackhouse, Phelps, Charles A. Life and Public Services of General Ulysses S. Grant, from his Boyhood to the Present Time. New York: Lee and Shepard and Dillingham, Pitkin, Thomas M. Instead of sharing the interior story of his life, Grant shares the exterior—the man out in the world trying to make his way through perilous times. He put readers in the saddle with him as he fought the Civil War, devoting the bulk of the chapter book, chapters 17 to 67, to the conflict.

    Grant was a notorious, lifelong cigar-lover. He not only smoked them but chewed them – as many as a dozen a day by his own admission. Historians report that once the public discovered his love of cigars, he received more than 20, as gifts. Grant was also a heavy drinker at times during his life. Pour One Out for Ulysses S. Grant. his book aims to rehabilitate Grant as a politician and as President. Adams overdramatizes his internal “lessons” to mock the earnest pretensions of.


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General Grant, the lessons of his life and death by William Cochrane Download PDF EPUB FB2

WIDE SPRBAD SORROW AT HIS DEATH. The death of General Grant has called forth in almost evoiy quarter of the civi- lized world unmistakeable declarations that trne nobility of nature, independent ot accidental birth and fortune, commands universal regard, and de> serves the highest honors.

General grant, the lessons of his life and death Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content. General Grant, the lessons of his life and death: sermon preached by request in Zion Presbyterian Church, Brantford, Ont., Sabbath ev'g, Sept.

13, Dec 09,  · Published inthis book by H.W. Brands covers the life of Ulysses S. Grant from his childhood to his death in The book discusses Grant’s childhood and family history, how Grant’s war time experience prepared him for the presidency and General Grant discusses his many accomplishments as president, which Brands argues have been greatly underestimated.

Oct 09,  · "The Story of Ulysses S. Grant" is a chapter in this book relating Garland's impressions of Grant as he researched the general's life and wrote the biography, Ulysses S. Grant, His Life Author: Marie Kelsey. The Life of General Grant: His Early Life, Military Achievements, and History of His Civil Administration, His Sickness and Death.

Chicago: Winters and Stackhouse, Parker, Arthur C. The Life of General Ely S. Parker, Last Great Sachem of the Iroquois and General Grant’s Military Secretary. Ulysses S. Grant finished his remarkable memoirs on July 20,three days before his painful death.

Mark Twain had helped his friend find a publisher, and inthe initial printing oftwo octavo-sized volumes were sold only by subscription.

Nov 01,  · Grant [Ron Chernow] on southitalyapartments.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The #1 New York Times bestseller. New York Times Book Review 10 Best Books of Pulitzer Prize winner Ron Chernow returns with a sweeping and dramatic portrait of /5(K).

Sep 26,  · 3. Ulysses S. Grant: His Life and Character by Hamlin Garland Garland was a popular 19th century writer who wrote a one-volume account of Grant’s life. The book was based on extensive interviews with soldiers and family members who knew Grant well.

It’s a laudatory volume. In AprilUlysses S. Grant moved his army cautiously into enemy territory in Tennessee, in what would later become known as the Battle of Shiloh (or the Battle of Pittsburg Landing), one of the bloodiest battles of the Civil War.

Confederate commanders Albert Sidney Johnston and southitalyapartments.com: Apr 27, Ulysses S. Grant, American general, Union army commander during the late years of the American Civil War, and 18th president of the United States.

It was under his command that the Civil War was brought to an end with a Union victory. He was later elected president in the first election after the Civil War.

Ulysses S. Grant was a U.S. general and commander of the Union armies who went on to serve as the 18th President of the United States (–77).

He played a very active role as an army officer during the later years of the American Civil War and worked in close collaboration with President Abraham Lincoln.

Grant recognized the implausible course of his life, beginning his preface with the humble words 'Man proposes and God disposes.' He focused on his childhood, West Point, the Mexican War, and the Civil War, omitting his marriage, family life, Best biography I’ve read in my life/5(K).

Grant's memoirs treat his early life and time in the Mexican–American War briefly and are inclusive of his life up to the end of the Civil War. The Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant was a critical and commercial southitalyapartments.comed by: Andrew Johnson. Jul 02,  · The death and embalming of U.S.

Grant The problem with his body was that it did not look good no matter what they did. President/General Grant was in a bad way in early Oct 23,  · Drawing on his experiences as a military leader and tactician, the memoirs reveal the outstanding mind of a man used to assessing risks and taking them during times of war.

Away from the battlefield Grant applied his skills to the business world and did so several times during his life.

May 08,  · The Autobiography of General Ulysses S Grant: Memoirs of the Civil War. The American Civil War, as told by General Ulysses S Grant, who led the Union Armies to victory over the Confederacy.

Origianl maps illustrate the battles of Shiloh, Vicksburg, The Widlerness, and /5. Ulysses S. Grant: His Life and Character first in the hearts of his countrymen," was originally used in the resolutions presented to Congress on the death of Washington, was declared in a few words by General Grant's message to General Buckner — " I propose to move immediately on your works.

A beautiful book on the life and death of our beloved Civil War hero; General, and President: Ulysses S. Grant. Published in by Standard Publishing, Philadelphia, Pa. written by James P. Boyd, A. The book is his complete life story, in depth from the beginning, lavishily illustrated through-out.

The Life of General U. Grant: His Early Life, Military Achievements, and History of His Civil Administration, His Sickness and Death, Together with His Tour Around the World, Containing His Speeches, Receptions, and Description of His Travels by Remlap, L. (Editor) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at southitalyapartments.com.

Later life and death. After his presidency, Grant was poor and was suffering from throat cancer. He wrote a book about his life that sold millions of copies. He died three days after he finished writing the book.

He is buried with his wife Julia in Grant's Tomb, New York City, New York. ReferencesBorn: Hiram Ulysses Grant, April 27.Grant's courage, both moral and physical, was a matter of record. His genius as a general assured his immortality. InTwain urged Grant to write his memoirs. No one is interested in me, Grant replied.

Out of the army, out of office, and out of favor--that was his life now.Sep 10,  · General Ulysses S. Grant: the soldier and the man User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.

In his well-written account, Longacre, a prolific author of Civil War histories (most recently Confederate Goliath), illuminates not only Grant's military career but also the infrequently covered.