The Resource A House Divided : The Lives of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee | House divided : the lives of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee, Jules Archer, (overdrive ebook)

A House Divided : The Lives of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee | House divided : the lives of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee, Jules Archer, (overdrive ebook)

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House divided : the lives of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee
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House divided
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the lives of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee
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Jules Archer
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Language
eng
Summary
A House Divided is an exciting introduction to two of the most fascinating players in the American Civil War. Ulysses S. Grant was gruff and sloppy, the son of a hardworking but uneducated man opposed to slavery. Robert E. Lee, a slave owner himself, was a polite, aristocratic Virginia gentleman who descended from the Revolutionary War hero “Light-Horse Harry." Both men studied at West Point but developed very different tactics—Lee proved to be a careful strategist who made brilliant use of standard military tactics, while Grant was instinctive, spontaneous, and unconventional. Pitted against
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A house divided
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A dual portrait of the two opposing Civil War generals explores their formative years and early careers through their postwar lives, covering their roles during the Civil War, detailing specific battles and the decisions made by each man
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Biography type
collective biography
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10434210
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IDEBK
Dewey number
973.7/092/2
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Jules Archer History for Young Readers
Target audience
juvenile
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the lives of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee
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the lives of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee
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Jules Archer
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A House Divided : The Lives of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee | House divided : the lives of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee, Jules Archer, (overdrive ebook)
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  • 803830
  • 6715a0ca-28b3-401b-9e10-da26f4be7015
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier.
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text
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txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Foreword; 1. Young Lee; 2. Young Grant; 3. Gallantry under Fire; 4. Civilian Failure; 5. "Through Mud, Snow, and Rain"; 6. Fighting Generals; 7. "It Is Well This Is So Terrible"; 8. "Too Bad! Too Bad! TOO BAD!"; 9. The Noise of Battle; 10. "What Is This All About?"; 11. Surrender at Appomattox; 12. Lee after the War; 13. Mr. President; Chronology; Bibliography; Index
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ocn913099054
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unknown
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1 online resource (217)
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online
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9781632206046
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computer
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rdamedia.
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c
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ill.
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remote
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(OCoLC)913099054

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