Ulysses S. Grant: Soldier and President

Version: Unabridged
Author: Geoffrey Perret
Narrator: Geoffrey Perret
Genres: Biography & Memoir, Non-Fiction, Politics, Law & Politics, Biography, Lectures
Publisher: Chautauqua Institution/ The Great Lecture Library
Published In: N/A
Length: 1 hour, 15 minutes
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Overview

Geoffrey Perret was educated at Harvard University and the University of California at Berkeley. He was enlisted in the U.S. Army for three years and is the author of the acclaimed books Ulysses S. Grant and Eisenhower.
The title of this lecture is, "Ulysses S. Grant: Soldier and President."

Reviews (3)

yuck

Written by Don from Chico, CA on June 8th, 2012

  • Book Rating: 1/5

I generally enjoy history but I could tolerate less than a minute of this one. The sound quality is bad and the text was annoying.

Short story of US Grant

Written by David Goodrich on January 24th, 2008

  • Book Rating: 4/5

I was looking for a full book, but was informed and found it interesting

Ulysses S. Grant: Soldier and President

Written by Anonymous from Rochester, MN on February 15th, 2007

  • Book Rating: 1/5

The CD was not the book by the title, but a brief lecture about the book. The lecturer addressed ten myths about U.S. Grant and presented some good material. However, the selection process was misleading, in that this was not the book but a lecture about the book.

Author Details

Author Details

Perret, Geoffrey

Geoffrey Perret was eductaed at Harvard University and the University of California at Berkeley. He is the author of the acclaimed books Ulysses S. Grant and Eisenhower. He lives in England with his wife.