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Campaigning with Grant

Author: Horace Porter
Publisher: [Alexandria, VA] : [Time-Life Books], [1981, ©1897]
Series: Collector's library of the Civil War.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Originally printed in 1897, this work provides an eyewitness account to two military efforts which lead to the defeat of the Confederacy--the breaking of the siege at Chatanooga, and the battle at Appomattox. Porter (a brigadier general in the Union army) also offers a portrait of Grant, detailing his daily acts, his personal traits and habits, and the motives that inspired him. Numerous maps and illustrations are  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Personal narratives
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Porter, Horace, 1837-1921.
Campaigning with Grant.
[Alexandria, VA : Time-Life Books, 1981, ©1897]
(OCoLC)714773059
Named Person: Ulysses S Grant; Horace Porter; Ulysses S Grant; Horace Porter
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Horace Porter
ISBN: 0809442000 9780809442003 0809442027 9780809442027 0809442019 9780809442010 0809442035 9780809442034
OCLC Number: 7811680
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Century, 1897.
Includes index.
Description: xviii, 546 pages, [33] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Collector's library of the Civil War.
Responsibility: by Horace Porter.

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Originally printed in 1897, this work provides an eyewitness account to two military efforts which lead to the defeat of the Confederacy--the breaking of the siege at Chatanooga, and the battle at Appomattox. Porter (a brigadier general in the Union army) also offers a portrait of Grant, detailing his daily acts, his personal traits and habits, and the motives that inspired him. Numerous maps and illustrations are included.

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