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Author Waugh, Joan.

Title U.S. Grant : American hero, American myth / Joan Waugh.

Imprint Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Grant,U WAU    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    92 Grant,U WAU    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 GRANT,U WAU    Available
Description 373 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Series Civil War America
Civil War America (Series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 309-358) and index.
Contents Youth -- The magnanimous general -- A great soldier might be a baby politician -- The most famous living American -- Historian of the union cause -- Pageantry of woe: the funeral of U.S. Grant -- The nation's greatest hero should rest in the nation's greatest city -- Who's [really] buried in Grant's tomb?
Subject Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885.
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 -- Public opinion.
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 -- Influence.
United States. Army -- Biography.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
Generals -- United States -- Biography.
Collective memory -- United States.
Public opinion -- United States.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Public opinion.
ISBN 9780807833179 (cloth : alk. paper)
0807833177 (cloth : alk. paper)

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