At the beginning of the Civil War, Ulysses S. Grant worked in a store and considered himself as a failure. WIthin four years he was commanding the Union Army and within eight, he was President of the United States. Return to the trouble times of the 1860s with this nuanced portrait of one of America's most brilliant military minds and enigmatic leaders with this revealing PBS documentary. Narrated by Liev Schreiber. 2002/color/6 hrs/NR/Stereo/(CC).