Episode 2: Ulysses S. Grant, Part 1

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 Part 1 of our Portrait of U.S. Grant examines Grant’s early life, time at West Point and in the Mexican-American War, tough circumstances before the beginning of the Civil War, and the start of his rise to prominence following victories at Belmont and Fts. Henry and Donnelson.