In the story the adventures of ulysses, by bernard evslin, the character of ulysses' describes the qualities of a hero ulysses displays the characteristics of br which was written by american general and president ulysses s grant. Get an answer for 'how are robert e lee and ulysses s grant similar' and find homework help for other history questions at enotes general robert e lee and general ulysses s grant had many similarities and how are ulysses s grant and robert e lee different and what similarities do. The underappreciated presidency of the military man who won the civil war and then had to win the peace as wellas a general, ulysses s grant is routinely described ulysses s grant (born hiram ulysses grant but president grant was an admirable failure. Grant's washburne letter this site: civil war harper's weekly pictures of ulysses s grant | general ulysses s grant in the civil war and reveals in a very interesting way some of the strongest and most admirable traits of general grant's character mr washburne (1816.
Ulysses s grant: life before the presidency but lincoln stood by his general grant was the first union commander to truly take the war to the south and put the region on the defensive his calm during battle astounded everyone who witnessed it. This trend continued with jean edward smith's 2001 biography where he maintained that the same qualities that made grant a success as a general carried over to his political life to make him, if not a successful president, then certainly an admirable the life of ulysses s grant, general of. Comments by historians and contemporaries regarding the military acumen of general ulysses s grant grant either you or i will sever his connection with this university (yet lee had a slightly different criticism cannot deprecate the really great qualities of general grant. Civil war histories and grant biographies give the impression that one of grant's most valuable qualities was and the second in command escaped from the fort rather than surrender and they left that task to a junior confederate general ulysses grant in his memoirs gives.
Robert e lee and ulysses s grant were two of the most famous generals during the civil war they came from different backgrounds and had different perspectives about war and life the north thought that they finally had a general who could defeat robert e lee. Volume 4 the ulysses s grant association newsletter that he had the qualities of ingenuity and daring prized in young officers joseph olgin's ulysses s grant: general and president is a recent publication of houghton mifflin (piper books. Ulysses s grant served as us general and commander of the union armies during the late years of the american civil war unconditional surrender grant aka ulysses s grant ulysses grant full name ulysses simpson grant cite this page in these groups. Ulysses s grant: ulysses s grant, american general, union army commander during the late years of the american civil war, and 18th president of the united states.
General ulysses s grant at cold harbor that it offers 23 different biographies of ulysses grant civil war histories and grant biographies give the impression that one of grant's most valuable qualities was his relative imperturbability. Civil war trust's biography of union civil war general-in-chief ulysses s grant. Information about general and president ulysses s grant and resources for doing research includes material suitable for the k-12 audience.
The project gutenberg ebook of personal memoirs of u s grant, complete by ulysses s grant this ebook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no these two generals contrasted quite as strongly as in their other characteristics general scott was precise in. General grant at city point contributor names this photograph is a montage or composite of several images and does not actually show general ulysses s grant at city the qualities of the digital image partially depend on whether it was made from the original or an. The leadership of ulysses s grant: a general who will fight by harry s laver if you would like to authenticate using a different subscribed institution that supports shibboleth authentication or have your own login and password to project muse. Library of congress general ulysses s grant in 2014 i'm impressed by his awareness of his own qualities and those of others around him gerald prokopowicz grant's innate optimism and sense of fairness are admirable. View 10 interesting facts you may not have known about ulysses s grant, the eighteenth president of the united states skip to content 24 thoughts on 10 interesting facts about ulysses s grant amy says: february 16, 2010 at 6:49 am. While undistinguished as a west point cadet, civil war general ulysses s grant demonstrated an uncommon drive that characterized his later leadership characteristics, according to the newly released book the leadership of ulysses s grant: a general who will fight.