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face of Robert E. Lee in life and in legend.

Roy Meredith

face of Robert E. Lee in life and in legend.

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Published by C. Scribner"s Sons in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lee, Robert E. 1807-1870 -- Portraits.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE467.1.L4 M5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination143 p.
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6515110M
    LC Control Number47011540
    OCLC/WorldCa525856


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In many ways, the name Robert E. Lee has become forever linked to Southern pride and the Confederate States of America. Due to the CSA’s fight to maintain the practice of slavery, Lee face of Robert E. Lee in life and in legend. book also been linked to racism and white supremacy.

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Marvel Legend Stan Lee Dies at 95 Members of the Marvel Cinematic Universe are in mourning over the news of Stan Lee 's death ; The pop culture icon, who founded Marvel Comics and served as its. The passage of years has only deepened the fascination and reverence for Confederate general Thomas Jonathan "Stonewall" Jackson.

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Still held in reverence long after the war, both horses’ remains were preserved following their own deaths and placed on display for an admiring public.

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The book covers Robert E. Lee’s early service in the Mexican War through his masterful command during the Seven Days Battle, Second Manassas, Sharpsburg, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, and the High Water Mark of the war--the Battle of Gettysburg.

Fitzhugh vividly describes Lee's surrender and latter years. Carte de visite of an aged Robert E. Lee, with M.B. Brady & Co., Washington, DC backmark. A post-war portrait taken by Brady in Washington in Mayand a variation of a pose published in Roy Meredith's book, The Face of Robert E.

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The day was Ap Robert E. Lee was home from the war. Federal troops and newly freed slaves had cleared lanes through the rubble of downtown Richmond, burnt 12 nights earlier when Jefferson Davis and his government fled.

Through the shambles, Lee rode slowly uphill, repeatedly lifting his hat to answer the cheers. Lee's father, Maj. Gen. "Light-Horse Harry" Lee fought in the Revolutionary War. (Robert E. Lee Memorial Association, Stratford) Few figures in American history are.

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