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Grant and Lee

William A. Frassanito

Grant and Lee

the Virginia campaigns, 1864-1865

by William A. Frassanito

  • 384 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Virginia,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • War photographers -- United States,
    • Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Pictorial works

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementWilliam A. Frassanito.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE470.2 .F67 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination442 p. :
      Number of Pages442
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3505505M
      ISBN 100684178737
      LC Control Number82042673

      Mar 29,  · Was Ulysses S. Grant a butcher? Was Robert E. Lee the Civil War’s best general? The answer to both questions is a resounding no. The respective casualty figures of . Grant, Lee, Lincoln and the Radicals Catton provides a brief but brilliant summary and assessment of Ulysses S. Grant’s Civil War career and Roland does the same for Robert E. Lee’s. The essays by Donald and Williams continue the historians’ running debate on the relationship between Abraham Lincoln and the Radical Republicans.

      Grant and Lee in War and Peace. by the New-York Historical Society, Through March 29, Visitors to the New-York Historical Society’s ongoing exhibit on Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee will likely be intrigued by the first artifacts they see: artwork created by the legendary commanders themselves long before they were famous. His popular biographies include The Shattered Dream: Herbert Hoover and the Great Depression (), Lee and Grant: A Dual Biography (), and American Gothic: The Story of America’s Legendary Theatrical Family—Junius, Edwin, and John Wilkes Booth (). For many years, Smith and his wife and daughter lived in a house built by a 4/5.

      Grant said that since the men would need those horses for planting and plowing, he would allow the beasts to be taken. Lee accepted. He mentioned his men were hungry after days on the run, and Grant ordered General Sherman's army to provide 25, rations. When Grant emerged from the house, cannons sounded to celebrate the victory. Mar 24,  · “Grant and Lee: A Study in Contrasts,” written by Bruce Catton compares and contrasts the characteristics and lives of two leaders of the Civil War. Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee, two very strong and very different generals, met on April 9, at Appomattox Court House in Virginia to bring to a close the Civil War.


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Hence this book, comparing the personalities and generalship of Generals Grant and Lee during the American Civil War, as written by someone without an axe to grind.

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Lee made her stage debut at age 4 at the Metropolitan Born: Oct 31, “Grant and Lee: A Study in Contrast” was written as a chapter of The American Story, a collection of essays by noted historians.

In this study, as in most of his other writing, Bruce Catton does more than recount the facts of history: he shows the significance within them.

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He had no desire for a split in the people. He only wanted to see the country succeed. Lee wanted a lower class that provided the work force for the economy.

He fought for his.