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A Life of Gen. Robert E. Lee (Dodo Press)

by John Esten Cooke

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Published by Dodo Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • Modern fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages440
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9745475M
    ISBN 101406515051
    ISBN 109781406515053

    After inheriting the house at Arlington, Mary Custis Lee's husband, Robert E. Lee, wrote that "my attachments are more strongly placed [there] than at any other place in the world." (Library of. Immediately download the A Life of Gen. Robert E. Lee summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and more - everything you need for studying or teaching A Life of Gen. Robert E. Lee.

    Octo OBITUARY Gen. Robert E. Lee By THE NEW YORK TIMES. Intelligence was received last evening of the death at Lexington, Va., Of Gen. Robert E. Lee, the most famous of the officers whose celebrity was gained in the service of the Southern Confederacy during the late terrible rebellion.   The Life of Gen. Robert E. Lee, for Children, in Easy Words Alternate Title: The Life of General Robert E. Lee Language: English: LoC Class: E History: America: Civil War period () Subject: Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), -- Juvenile literature Subject: Generals -- Confederate States of America -- Biography -- Juvenile.

      Life and campaigns of General Robert E. Lee Item Preview remove-circle Folding maps: Map of the vicinity of Richmond, and part of the Peninsula / from surveys made by order of Maj. Gen. J.F. GIlmer, Chief Engineer, C.S.A. (p. 8) -- Map of Northern Virginia / drawn from actual survey (p. ) -- Map of the country occupied by the Confederate Pages: Home» Books» Recollections and letters of General Robert E. Lee. Recollections and letters of General Robert E. Lee. Lee, Robert Edward Doubleday, Page & company, Creator: Lee, Robert Edward Life and public services of Edwin M. Stanton. Personal memoirs of U.S. by:


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A LIFE OF GEN. ROBERT E. LEE (A Must Read!) BY JOHN ESTEN COOKE. WITH LEE IN VIRGINIA. A Story Of The American Civil War. by G.A. Henty. MILITARY REMINISCENCES OF THE CIVIL WAR. BY JACOB DOLSON COX, A.M., LL.D. Formerly Major-General commanding Twenty-Third Army Corps.

VOLUME I. APRIL NOVEMBER MILITARY REMINISCENCES OF THE CIVIL WAR. Life of Gen. Robert E. Lee, by John Esten Cooke Project Gutenberg's A Life of Gen.

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You may copy it, give it away or re-use it. This little book is intended as auxiliary to third readers. I have used the diacritical marks of Webster, also his syllabication. In compiling this work I referred chiefly to Gen. Fitzhugh Lee's “Life of Lee,” and Rev. William Jones' “Personal Reminiscences of R.

Lee.” MARY L. WILLIAMSON. New Market, Va., Septem The writer of this little book, the body servant of Gen. Robert E. Lee, had the pleasure of feeding all these men at the headquarters in Petersburg, the battles of Decatur, Seven Pines, the Wilderness, on the plank road between Fredericksburg and Orange County Court House, Chancellorsville, The Old Yellow Tavern, in the Wilderness, Five Forks.

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Robert E. Lee - today, the mere mention of his name is enough to arouse passionate debate. In his time, he was loved and respected by both the. A Life of Gen. Robert E. Lee by John Esten Cooke. Project Gutenberg Release # Select author names above for additional information and titles.

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Robert E. Lee at then a young Lieutenant of Engineers, U. Army, PD. Robert Edward Lee is the fourth child born to Colonel Harry and Ann Lee, prominent members of the Virginia Author: American Experience.

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The Enduring Relevance of Robert E. Lee: The Ideological Warfare Underpinning the American Civil War Marshall DeRosa DeRosa uses the figure of Robert E. Lee to consider the role of political leadership under extremely difficult circumstances, examining Lee as statesman rather than just a military leader and finds that many of Lee’s assertions are still relevant today.

William Nelson Pendleton (Decem – Janu ) was an American teacher, Episcopal priest, and soldier. He served as a Confederate general during the American Civil War, noted for his position as Gen.

Robert E. Lee's chief of artillery for most of the conflict. After the war, Pendleton returned to his priestly duties and also wrote religious s/wars: American Civil War. In the June issue of Civil War History — Volume 5, Number 2, pages — a renowned Southern historian attacked the legacy of Confederate Gen.

Robert E. Lee. “No single war figure stands in greater need of reevaluation than Lee,” wrote Thomas L. Connelly, the late University of South Carolina professor.Robert E. Lee Biography A LIFE OF GEN. ROBERT E. LEE. BY JOHN ESTEN COOKE. "Duty is the sublimest word in our language." "Human virtue should be equal to human calamity." LEE.

CONTENTS. PART I. LEE'S EARLY LIFE. I. Introduction. II. The Lees of Virginia. III. General "Light-Horse Harry" Lee. IV. Stratford.