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Ulysses S. Grant

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Leadership, Life, and Legacy of Ulysses S. Grant

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The Great Commanders - 105 - Ulysses S. Grant | FULL LENGTH | MagellanTV

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This author is challenging what we know about Ulysses Grant and the Civil War

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Ron Chernow on impact of President Ulysses S. Grant

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The Amazing Life of Ulysses S. Grant

Ulysses S. Grant was an American soldier, politician, and international statesman who served as the 18th president of the United States from 1869 to 1877. During the American Civil War, General Grant, with President Abraham Lincoln, led the Union Army to victory over the Confederacy. During the Reconstruction Era, President Grant led the Republicans in their efforts to remove the vestiges of Confederate nationalism, racism, and slavery.
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