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Grant & Lee

a study in personality and generalship

by J. F. C. Fuller

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Campaigns,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesGrant and Lee
    Statementby J.F.C. Fuller
    SeriesCivil War centennial series, A Midland book -- MB 228, Civil War centennial series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE468 .F96 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination323 p. :
    Number of Pages323
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24930845M
    ISBN 100253134005, 0253202884
    ISBN 109780253134004, 9780253202888
    OCLC/WorldCa9140221

    The Generals: Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee by Dwight G. Anderson, Nancy Scott Anderson. Knopf. Hardcover. POOR. Noticeably used book. Heavy wear to cover. Pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Possible ex library copy, with all the markings/stickers of that library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, and dust jackets may not be included.   Lee Grant is one of America’s greatest actors, most heroic survivors, a contradictory enigma one minute, a sympathetic victim the keeps turning it all around into triumph.”—Liz Smith “Lee Grant’s I Said Yes to Everything is a fantastic read. Beautifully written and brutally honest, she takes us through the highs and lows.


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Grant and Confederate general Robert E. Lee in the selection and assignment of subordinates. Grant and Lee: Victorious American and Vanquished Virginian is a comprehensive, multi-theater, war-long comparison of the command skills of Ulysses S.

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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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