The Resource Grant, Ron Chernow

Grant, Ron Chernow

Label
Grant
Title
Grant
Statement of responsibility
Ron Chernow
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ulysses S. Grant's life has typically been misunderstood. All too often he is caricatured as a chronic loser and an inept businessman, or as the triumphant but brutal Union general of the Civil War. But these stereotypes don't come close to capturing him, as Chernow shows in his masterful biography, the first to provide a complete understanding of the general and president whose fortunes rose and fell with dizzying speed and frequency
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Summary
Presents a meticulously researched portrait of the complicated Civil War general and 18th President, challenging the views of his critics while sharing insights into his prowess as a military leader, the honor with which he conducted his administration and the rise and fall of his fortunes
Writing style
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2017
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2017.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2018.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10596950
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chernow, Ron,
Dewey number
  • 973.8/2092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
E672
LC item number
.C47 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print core
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grant, Ulysses S.
  • Grant, Ulysses S.
  • United States
  • United States
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Presidents
  • Generals
  • Generals
  • Politics and government
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Grant, Ron Chernow
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
1008771058
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
1485 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432849597
Lccn
2017051903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
Grant, Ron Chernow
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
1008771058
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
1485 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432849597
Lccn
2017051903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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