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Campaigning with Grant by Horace Porter

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Published by BDD Promotional Books Company .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Presidents & Heads of State,
  • American history,
  • Civil war,
  • USA,
  • Bargain Books

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages560
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7811174M
ISBN 100792456041
ISBN 109780792456049

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The book thus primarily follows Grant's Virginia campaign to win the war, which began at the Wilderness in May of and ended with the surrender at Appomattox in April of For a reader unfamiliar with the Civil War, this book is an instructive First of all, Porter is the real deal/5. Campaigning with Grant. Horace Porter. Century Company, - Generals - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book. Campaigning with Grant. [Horace Porter] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book: All Authors / Contributors: Horace Porter. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Porter, Horace, Campaigning with Grant. New York, Century Co., (OCoLC)

Campaigning with Grant by Horace Porter and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Campaigning with Grant This book covers primarily Grant's later military career, i.e.,the period of his Overland Campaign to the end of the Civil War. It shows all the marks of a book published in in that the language is a bit stilted for modern readers to completely enjoy.   Horace Porter () was an American soldier and diplomat who served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. In the last year of the war, he served on the staff of Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, writing a lively memoir of Brand: Golden Springs Publishing. Campaigning With Grant Author Porter, General Horace Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Good Jacket condition No Jacket Quantity available 1 Edition First edition Binding Hardcover Publisher The Century Co Place of Publication New York Date published Book Edition: First Edition.

Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP About this title: Synopsis: In Horace Porter, then a captain, met Ulysses S. Grant as Grant commenced the campaign that would break the Confederate siege at Chattanooga. After a brief stint in Book Edition: Rpt Ed.   Book digitized by Google from the library of University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Skip to main content. This Campaigning with Grant by Horace Porter. Publication date Book from the collections of University of California Language English. Book digitized by Google from the library of University. For the final two years of the Civil War, Porter served as Ulysses S. Grant's staff officer and personal confidant. In this brilliant memoir, Porter offers a rare, behind-the-scenes look at the man who led the Union to victory, detailing not only the campaigns as seen from Grant's tent, but the heroism and suffering of the troops in the field. Chapter IV - Grant's Preparations for the Second Day in the Wilder­ Ness -- Hancock Flushed with VIctory -- Grant at A Critical Moment -- the Crisis of the Wilderness -- Grant's Demeanor on the Field -- Grant's Peculiar­ Ities in Battle -- Grant's Confidence in Success -- the General-In-Chief as Aid to A Drover -- Confu­ Sion Caused by A Night Attack -- Grant Administers A Reprimand.