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74: Brooks Simpson, Historian and Author of Ulysses S. Grant: Triumph over Adversity

74: Brooks Simpson, Historian and Author of Ulysses S. Grant: Triumph over Adversity

Update: 2020-07-05
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Brooks Simpson is one of the world’s leading authorities on the life, times, and career of Ulysses S. Grant. Professor Simpson was kind enough to come on the “Leaders and Legends” podcast to discuss a man whom I consider the most compelling figure of the American Civil War—yes, even more than Abraham Lincoln. We also discuss the recent History.com series on Grant and why the general’s memoirs are considered a masterpiece of American literature.

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74: Brooks Simpson, Historian and Author of Ulysses S. Grant: Triumph over Adversity

74: Brooks Simpson, Historian and Author of Ulysses S. Grant: Triumph over Adversity