Ulysses S Grant Memoirs Mark Twain. There is a group of people who led the fight in the civil war (from both sides) that wrote books that gave insightful and intriguing perspectives of the war. Ascii produced by david widger produced in pdf format by chris drane ([email protected]) coverpage is a reproduction of u.
After his presidency, grant had lost all his savings to a shady investment partner, leaving his family nearly destitute. That was when he approached his friend mark twain to publish his memoirs. To sweeten the deal, twain offered grant a seventy percent royalty from the profits.
To sweeten the deal, twain offered grant a seventy percent royalty from the profits.
Sheridan (1888) grant’s personal memoirs, published in 1885 by mark twain and his publishing company, charles l. Webster & co., tell the story of his later military career while revealing the qualities as military commander which so endeared him to lincoln. That was when he approached his friend mark twain to publish his memoirs. Rumors have persisted for many years that ulysses s.