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The generalship of Ulysses S. Grant

J. F. C. Fuller

The generalship of Ulysses S. Grant

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Published by Dodd, Mead and Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grant, Ulysses S. -- 1822-1885,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Colonel J. F. C. Fuller ... with maps and plans.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE672 .F96
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv p., 1 ., 452 p.
    Number of Pages452
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13528203M
    LC Control Number29027666
    OCLC/WorldCa3261028

    The Generalship of Ulysses S. Grant (Murray, London, ) Grant & Lee: a study in personality and generalship (Eyre & Spottiswoode, London, ) Memoirs of an Unconventional Soldier (Nicholson & Watson, London, ) The Secret Wisdom of the Qabalah: A Study in Jewish Mystical Thought (W. Rider & Co., London, ). Oct 22,  · First published fifty years ago, Fuller’s study of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee remains one of his most brilliant and durable works, Grant and Lee is a compelling study not only of the two men, but also of the nature of leadership and command in wartime.4/5(2). Jan 25,  · The Return of Ulysses. By Sean Wilentz. Grant’s presidency, far more than his generalship, has been the chief reason why condemnation of .


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Grant, first published inhave been packaged in more politically accessible prose by contemporary writers like John Keegan and Geoffrey software-comparativo.com I was interested by the book’s datedness, the view it offers of the odd personality and ominous historical situation from which the reevaluation of Grant was launched/5.

May 13,  · "The Generalship of Ulysses S. Grant" has two thematic arcs. One is Fuller's retelling of the Civil War, with obvious emphasis on U.S. Grant. Fuller published the first edition of this book in ; his perspective on the American Civil War was heavily influenced by his experiences in.

Oct 01,  · His many books include A Military History of the Western World (3 volumes), The Generalship of Ulysses S. Grant, Julius Caesar: Man, Soldier, and Tyrant, and The Generalship of Alexander the Great, all of which are available from Da Capo Press/Perseus Book Group.

show more/5(68). Jun 18,  · The Generalship of Ulysses S. Grant is a good bit shorter, pp. total, and I think makes for better reading, as long as it sticks to the subject of Grant's life.

The Civil War. Natural history of the war -- Grand strategy of the war -- Strategy and tactics of the war -- pt. Grant as subordinate general.

From Galena to Fort Donelson -- Battle of Shiloh -- Advance on Vicksburg -- Vicksburg campaign -- Battle of Chattanooga -- Grant's generalship -- pt. Grant as general-in-chief. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

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Grant book lectured on the generalship of Ulysses S. Grant. It was part of a course at the U.S. Naval Academy called 'The American Way of War: The Colonial Period to. Read more about this on Questia. Ulysses Simpson Grant, –85, commander in chief of the Union army in the Civil War and 18th President (–77) of the United States, b.

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favorite. share. flag. Grant, the man, appears to have been a hobby of Fuller's, and while there are better analyses of the details of Grant's campaigns and battles, the reader leaves this book with a sense of knowing and understanding Grant, and believing that Grant's personality was the critical factor in the Union's Virginia compaigns.

The Generalship of Ulysses S. Grant by J F C Fuller starting at $ The Generalship of Ulysses S. Grant has 3 available editions to buy at AlibrisPrice Range: $ - $ Chapter One – Generalship.

U.S. Grant and History William Woodward, author of the debunking book, Meet General Grant, nevertheless determined that this modern Ulysses “stands at the head of all American generals in the matter of actual accomplishment,” with his “genuine and great ability.” Disparaging the President far more than.

Dec 14,  · InUlysses S. Grant's wife, Julia, was laid to rest next to her husband in the tomb in which he was placed in An article on Page 14 of yesterday's Sun misstated the chronology of. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review.

LibraryThing Review User Review - wildbill - LibraryThing. This continues my Civil War reading but at a different level from my recent detailed descriptions of specific battles.

This was written in but reads as if were written in the last decade. The Generalship of Ulysses 4/5(1). The man who most greatly influenced this war was Ulysses S. Grant; not because he was so clear-sighted a statesman as Lincoln, or so clever a tactician as Lee, but because he was the greatest strategist of his age, of the war, and, consequently, its greatest software-comparativo.com was not of the type of Alexander, Cæsar, Frederick and Napoleon: he was.

Ulysses S. Grant (born Hiram Ulysses Grant; April 27, – July 23, ) was an American soldier and politician who served as the 18th president of the United States from to Before his presidency, Grant led the Union Army as Commanding General of the United States Army in winning the American Civil software-comparativo.comed by: Andrew Johnson.

Hundreds of historians and biographers have written biographies and historical accounts about the life of Ulysses S. Grant and his performance in military and presidential affairs. Very few presidential reputations have shifted as dramatically as Grant's.

From the time Grant was hailed across the North as the winning general in the American Civil War his military reputation has held up fairly. Which General Was Better. Ulysses S. Grant or Robert E. Lee. The historic rivalry between the South’s polished general and the North’s rough and rugged soldier is the subject of a new show at.

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Oct 10,  · Ron Chernow's latest U.S. history lesson: From Hamilton to heroic 'Grant' some of Chernow’s thunder was stolen by last October’s American Ulysses, Ronald C. White’s Grant’s book Author: Matt Damsker. Read "The Generalship Of Ulysses S Grant" by Colonel J.F.C.

Fuller available from Rakuten Kobo. Grant Under Fire: An Exposé of Generalship & Character in the American Civil War, thoroughly establishes this. Below are corrections to just a few of the commonly accepted narratives: Contrary to his later assertion in his Personal Memoirs, Grant did receive John Frémont’s orders to occupy Paducah (if possible), before he departed Cairo.

Ulysses S. Grant's life has typically been misunderstood. All too often he is caricatured as a chronic loser and inept businessman, fond of drinking to excess; or as the triumphant but brutal Union general of the Civil War; or as a credulous and hapless president whose tenure came to symbolize the worst excesses of the Gilded Age/5(K).

Sep 26,  · Ulysses S. Grant: His Life and Character by Hamlin Garland Garland was a popular 19th century writer who wrote a one-volume account of Grant’s life.

The book. Jan 09,  · Book Review: “Grant Under Fire: An Exposé of Generalship & Character in the American Civil War” Posted on January 9, by Ryan Quint Ulysses S. Grant’s service during the Civil War has, for obvious reasons, provided plenty of historiographical fodder.

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Seller Rating: % positive. Full text of "The Generalship Of Ulysses S Grant" See other formats. Aug 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of The Generalship of Ulysses S. Grant (Da book by J.F.C. Fuller. An analysis of one of America's greatest soldiers which refutes the notion that Grant relied only on brute force to achieve his victories, demonstrating instead the Free shipping over $Cited by: February 10, Generalship of Ulysses S.

Grant. History Professor Wayne Wei-siang Hsieh lectured on the generalship of Ulysses S. Grant. It was part of a course at the U.S. Naval. Dec 07,  · Grant Never Faced Stonewall Jackson “To the Editor of the Tribune: Sir, — The attitude in which General Grant has so long been posed before the world is likely to receive a severe blow from the publication of General Humphrey’s last volume of “The Campaigns of the Civil War,” of which the Tribune contained a review yesterday.

—New York Times Book Review Fuller’s study of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee remains one of his most brilliant and durable works, Grant and Lee is a compelling study not only of the two men, but also of the nature of leadership and command in wartime.” IV THE GENERALSHIP OF GRANT AND LEE, First Bull Run and West.

"This analysis of one of America's greatest soldiers by one of Britain's foremost soldiers and military analysts of the twentieth century remains today one of the most incisive portraits of Grant's generalship ever written.

It brilliantly refutes the notion that Grant relied only on brute force to achieve his victories, demonstrating instead the mastery of mobility, surprise, cool judgment. Aug 17,  · Grant: common sense, logical, simple plans with incredible precise execution, the ability to bring a whole lot of moving pieces into focus, and finally the ability to think clearly under stress.

The conventional wisdom concerning the comparative generalship of Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant was established almost immediately after the Civil War. Despite his role as, in the words of Fre Author: Mackubin Thomas Owens. Aug 26,  · Joseph A.

Rose’s book Grant Under Fire: An Exposé of Generalship & Character in the American Civil War continues this long line of anti-Grant scholarship. In Grant Under Fire, Rose asserts that an overwhelming majority of historians have overstated the brilliance of Grant’s generalship.

Although Rose insists on the importance of never Author: Louis Gallo. First published fifty years ago, this analysis of the generalship of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee remains one of the most readable histories of the Civil War.

The author began his research sharing the generally held assumption that lee was a great general and Grant a clumsy 'butcher.'4/5().

Dec 01,  · Grant and Lee Victorious American and Vanquished Virginian. by Edward H. Bonekemper, lII. Taking a controversial position on the debatable issues surrounding the Civil War, this book demonstrates just how superior a general the Union's Ulysses S.

Grant was to .Feb 03,  · His many books include A Military History of the Western World (3 volumes), The Generalship of Ulysses S. Grant, Julius Caesar: Man, Soldier, and Tyrant, and The Generalship of Alexander the Great, all of which are available from Da Capo Press/5(2).Review of the books The Best Writings of Ulysses S.

Grant, by J. F. Marszalek, Ed.; and Grant Under Fire: an Expose of Generalship and Character in the American Civil War, by J.

A. Rose.