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2012 Texas Book Festival: H.W. Brands, "The Man Who Saved the Union: Ulysses Grant in War and Peace"

H.W. Brands

About the Program

From the 17th annual Texas Book Festival on the Capitol Grounds in Austin, Texas, H.W. Brands discusses his book The Man Who Saved the Union: Ulysses Grant in War and Peace.  The event is moderated by author Stephen Harrigan.

About the Authors

H.W. Brands

H.W. Brands is the author of several books, including Andrew Jackson, The Age of Gold and The First American: The Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin that was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Biography. Mr. Brands is a history professor at the University of Texas.  For more information, visit hwbrands.com.


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2012 Texas Book Festival: H.W. Brands, "The Man Who Saved the Union: Ulysses Grant in War and Peace"

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Past Airings

  • Saturday, November 24th at 4:15am (ET)
  • Thursday, November 22nd at 10:15pm (ET)
  • Saturday, November 3rd at 3pm (ET)
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