William S. McFeely

William Shields McFeely was an American historian known for his Pulitzer Prize-winning biography of Ulysses S. Grant. He was a prominent scholar in the field of American history and contributed significantly to the understanding of the Civil War and Reconstruction eras.


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  1. 1. Grant: A Biography

    This biography provides an in-depth look into the life of Ulysses S. Grant, the 18th President of the United States and a commanding general during the Civil War. The book explores Grant's military career, his presidency, and his personal life, including his struggles with alcoholism. The author presents a balanced view of Grant, highlighting both his achievements and his flaws, and offers a detailed account of his role in shaping the United States during a critical period in its history.

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