Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General Ulysses S. Grant” in chapter 1 of William A. Crafts, Life of Ulysses S. Grant: His Boyhood, Campaigns, and Services, Military and Civil.:
brilliant scholars not the ablest generals.
too plucky to be imposed upon.
respects himself, and compels the respect of others.
Graduates at West Point.
The ancestors of General Ulysses S. Grant came from Scotland, and probably belonged to the Scottish clan named Grant, whose ancient motto was, Stand fast, Stand firm, Stand sure.
The clan has never afforded a better illustration of that m...
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