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Robert E. Lee : a biography

Auteur: Emory M Thomas; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
Uitgever: New York : W.W. Norton, ©1995.
Serie: Biographies (Booknotes); Military history & war (Booknotes)
Editie/Formaat:   Gedrukt boek : Biografie : EngelsAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
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The life of Robert E. Lee is a story of triumph - triumph in clearing his family name, triumph in marrying properly, triumph over the mighty Mississippi in his work as an engineer, and triumph over all other military men to become the towering figure who commanded the Confederate army in the American Civil War. But late in life Lee wrote what may be his most revealing phrase. He confessed that he "was always wanting  Meer lezen...
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Genre/Vorm: Biographies
Biography
History
Genoemd persoon: Robert E Lee; Robert E Lee; Robert E Lee; Robert E (Soldat) Lee; Robert E Lee; Robert Edward Lee
Genre: Biografie
Soort document Boek
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Emory M Thomas; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
ISBN: 0393037304 9780393037302
OCLC-nummer: 32241660
Beschrijving: 472 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Serietitel: Biographies (Booknotes); Military history & war (Booknotes)
Verantwoordelijkheid: by Emory M. Thomas.
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This work provides a biography of Robert E. Lee, who commanded the Confederate army in American Civil War. It describes his successes and failures, and ranges in scope from his struggles as a youth  Meer lezen...

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