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Robert E. Lee : a biography

Autor: Emory M Thomas
Editora: New York : W.W. Norton, ©1995.
Edição/Formato   Print book : Biografia : InglêsVer todas as edições e formatos
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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  Ler mais...
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Gênero/Forma: Biography
Pessoa Denominada: Robert E Lee; Robert Edward Lee; Robert E Lee; Robert E (Soldat) Lee; Robert E Lee
Tipo de Material: Biografia
Tipo de Documento: Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Emory M Thomas
ISBN: 0393037304 9780393037302
Número OCLC: 32241660
Descrição: 472 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Responsabilidade: 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  Ler mais...

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