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Grant and Twain : the story of a friendship that changed America

Author: Mark Perry
Publisher: New York : Random House, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Explores the relationship between Mark Twain and Ulysses S. Grant and the influence each had on the other to complete their respective literary works--Grant's memoirs and Twain's novel on Huckleberry Finn.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Case studies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Perry, Mark, 1950-
Grant and Twain.
New York : Random House, 2004
(OCoLC)607162923
Named Person: Ulysses S Grant; Ulysses S Grant; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Ulysses S Grant; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Ulysses S Grant
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Perry
ISBN: 0679642730 9780679642732
OCLC Number: 53306750
Description: xxxiii, 294 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: "He fights" --
Grant and Twain: a chronology --
1. "A man with fire" --
2. "A wounded lion" --
3. "The small room at the head of the stairs" --
4. "Turn him loose!" --
5. "They have expelled Huck" --
6. "He was just a man" --
7. "The composition is entirely my own" --
8. "The me in me" --
"Many a deep remorse."
Responsibility: Mark Perry.
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Explores the relationship between Mark Twain and Ulysses S. Grant and the influence each had on the other to complete their respective literary works--Grant's memoirs and Twain's novel on Huckleberry Finn.

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