From Hamilton To Grant: Ron Chernow Paints A 'Farsighted' President in New Biography

Topic: Books
From Hamilton To Grant: Ron Chernow Paints A ‘Farsighted’ President in New Biography
Chernow, author of Hamilton, has a new book, just out this week, which also aims to revise our understanding of a figure he sees as overlooked and misunderstood: The 18th president of the United States, Ulysses S. Grant. In it, Chernow aims to rehabilitate the way Americans think about the man who not only led the Union Army into victory during the Civil War but also led the country during the tumultuous era that followed.
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Source: LIS News