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Grant and Lee a Study in Personality and Generalship

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Published by Indiana Univ Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • 1807-1870,
  • 1822-1885,
  • Generals,
  • Grant, Ulysses Simpson,,
  • Lee, Robert Edward,,
  • Pres. U.S.,

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesMidland Bks: No. 288
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages323
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9611023M
    ISBN 100253134005
    ISBN 109780253134004

    These men were bringing the Civil War to its virtual finish. The contrasts and comparisons of the two men and their approaches to their jobs as made by the author are enumerated and interesting. Ross, Ishbel. Fuller examines these two great soldiers from a fresh viewpoint and refuses to let himself be bound by tradition.

    Grant, Mathew B. By this time, America had become a country that was starting over with the simple core belief in equal rights for everyone. On the other hand, Lee beat McClellan. But in Fullers description of the two, he analyses the personalities of the two Generals and analyses the psychological differences that made them choose certain strategies and tactics in which Grant is shown to be the superior commander. Meade's headquarters, ; letters of Colonel Theodore Lyman from the Wilderness to Appomattox.

    Civil War generals. Lewis, Lloyd. Being a military man, his discussion and explanation of tactics and strategy in regard to manpower, battle plans, command and control and weaponry bring a technical certitude to the conclusions drawn. Grant: conversations and unpublished letters.


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Grant and Lee a Study in Personality and Generalship by J. F. Fuller Download PDF Ebook

What thrust us into war were not Hitler 's political teachings : the causethis timewas his successful attempt to establish a new economy. Grant, Lincoln, and the freedmen; reminiscences of the Civil War, with special reference to the work for the contrabands and freedmen of the Mississippi Valley.

The generalship of Ulysses S. Newsletter - Ulysses S. Barber, James. Grant: Triumph Over Adversity, Ethan S. Like this article?

The best military minds of their generation happened to belong to their opponents. New York: Neale, These men have become symbolic of the two nations at conflict during the Civil War.

Grant and Lee: A Study in Personality and Generalship Pdf

To be sure, other armies had yet to surrender, and for a few days the fugitive Confederate government would struggle desperately and vainly The Leadership Styles of General Robert E.

He elevates Grant to the supreme position. In it existed in all the thirteen States, and was first abandoned by Massachusetts. Despite the outcome of the war, both the Union and the Confederates looked towards their leader with admiration.

And as early as the s, Fuller was a proponent of amphibious warfare. Fuller, as a military historian, looked at military sources from those who wrote before him. Dodge, Grenville Mellen. He helped plan the tank attack at the 20 November Battle of Cambrai and the tank operations for the Autumn offensives of In the first the clash was between feudalism and the new economic order; in the second, between an agricultural society and a new industrial one.

Writing an essay? Lee remains one of his most brilliant and durable works, Grant and Lee is a compelling study not only of the two men, but also of the nature of leadership and command in wartime.

J. F. C. Fuller

Fuller argues that while Grant is the greatest general in American history, he is not understood or appreciated by historians.

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[J F C Fuller] -- Fuller's study of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee remains one of his most brilliant and durable works, Grant and Lee is a compelling study not only of the two men, but also of the nature of. Click to read more about Grant and Lee: A Study in Personality and Generalship by J.

F. C. Fuller. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(1).Pdf fabulous copy which is signed by the author with a dedication to his mother and reads: Pdf dearest Mother with love from us both- John " It is further inscribed later by his brother simply: "AWF Fuller From Mother.

This is part of a small collection of similarly signed copies of Fuller's works. (See other listings.) The cloth boards are fresh looking and have still very crisp title.Chapter One – Generalship. when his battery was actually stationed ten miles away. Yet, many authors used this artilleryman’s vivid book without qualification.

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Gen. J.F.C. Fuller the author comes to a similiar conclusion. In his preface he writes, "Until a few years ago I accepted the conventional point of view that Grant was a butcher and Lee one of the greatest generals this world has seen.".