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The annotated memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant

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Publisher:
Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W. W. Norton & Company,
Pub. Date:
[2018]
Edition:
First edition.
Language:
English
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Originally published in 1885 by Mark Twain, Ulysses S. Grant's landmark memoir has been annotated by Elizabeth Samet in this lavish edition. No previous edition combines such a sweep of historical and cultural contexts with the literary authority that Samet, obsessed with Grant for decades, brings to the table.

Whether exploring novels Grant read at West Point or presenting majestic images culled from archives, Samet curates a richly annotated edition. Never has Grant's transformation from tanner's son to military leader been more insightfully and passionately explained than in this timely edition, appearing on the 150th anniversary of Grant's 1868 presidential election.

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subject_facetGenerals -- United States -- Biography
Grant, Ulysses S. -- (Ulysses Simpson), -- 1822-1885
Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Personal narratives
Personal narratives
Presidents -- United States -- Biography
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives
United States. -- Army -- Biography
title_displayThe annotated memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant
title_fullThe annotated memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant / edited with an Introduction by Elizabeth D. Samet
title_shortThe annotated memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant
topic_facetCampaigns
Generals
Grant, Ulysses S
History
Mexican War, 1846-1848
Presidents