While Ulysses S. Grant graduated from West Point, he never really wanted to be a soldier. However, as commanding generals failed to win battles during the Civil War, Grant rose to the challenge and eventually took command of the Union Army. He helped lead them to victory in 1865, and went on to serve two terms as President of The United States. Learn all about his life in this fascinating book. Paperback, 112 pages. Designed for ages 8-12.