• A Campaign of Giants–The Battle for Petersburg: Volume 1: From the Crossing of the James to the Crater (Civil War America)
      by A. Wilson Greene
      $45.00
      Air Date/Time July 19, 5:00 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 728 pages, hardcover, University of North Carolina Press

      Grinding, bloody, and ultimately decisive, the Petersburg Campaign was the Civil War’s longest and among its most complex. Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee squared off for more than nine months in their struggle for Petersburg, the key to the Confederate...Learn More

    • Grant Invades Tennessee The 1862 Battles for
      Forts Henry and Donelson
      By Timothy B. Smith
      $34.95
      Air Date/Time November 12 12 noon (Central)
      1st Edition, Signed

      When General Ulysses S. Grant targeted Forts Henry and Donelson, he penetrated the Confederacy at one of its most vulnerable points, setting in motion events that would elevate his own status, demoralize the Confederate leadership and citizenry, and, significantly, tear the western Confederacy asunder.  More to the point, the two battles of early 1862 opened the Tennessee...Learn More

    • American Ulysses
      A Life of Ulysses S. Grant
      By Ronald C. White
      $35.00
      Air Date/Time October 15 12 noon (Central)
      Later edition,  Signed on Bookplate

      From the author of the New York Times bestseller A. Lincoln, a major new biography of one of America’s greatest generals—and most misunderstood presidents.

      In his time, Ulysses S. Grant was routinely grouped with George Washington and Abraham Lincoln in the “Trinity of Great American Leaders.” But the battlefield commander-turned-commander-in-chief fell out of favor in the twentieth century....Learn More