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Finalist for New York Historical Society/Gilder Lerhman Institute Military History Prize.

Ronald C. White

About the Author

Ronald C. White is the author of American Ulysses: A Life of Ulysses S. Grant. General David H. Petraeus (Ret.) writes, “Certain to be recognized as the classic work on Ulysses S. Grant.”

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