Ulysses S. Grant
Brooks Simpson discussed his book, Ulysses S. Grant: Triumph Over Adversity, 1822-1865, published by Houghton Mifflin. The book is an account of how Grant rose from the ashes of his business failures to lead an army and a nation. Mr. Simpson also talked about Grant’s life, family, and experiences. close
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Senator Simpson Roast
Friends and colleagues, including former President Bush, gathered to honor Senator Simpson, who is retiring at the end…
Lincoln, Congress, Grant, and the Lieutenant General Act
Arizona State University history professor Brooks Simpson talked about the Lieutenant General Act of 1864. The act made…
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Implementing Immigration Reform
Senator Alan Simpson spoke about immigration reform. Senator Simpson answered questions from the audience.