TITLE

`To witness these things'

AUTHOR(S)
Greene, Meg
PUB. DATE
October 1995
SOURCE
Cobblestone;Oct95, Vol. 16 Issue 8, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses former United States President Ulysses S. Grant's composition o his memoirs. Diagnosis with throat cancer in 1884; Essays about the Civil War written for `Century Magazine'; Assistance from writer Samuel Clemens, better known as Mark Twain, who published Grant's book `Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant' under his publishing firm Charles L. Webster & Co.; Success of the book; Grant's death on July 23, 1885.
ACCESSION #
9510231374

 

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