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Robert E. Lee: Confederate Commander (Signature Lives: Civil War Era)

by Jennifer Blizin Gillis

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Published by Compass Point Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Historical,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7994051M
    ISBN 100756510678
    ISBN 109780756510671
    OCLC/WorldCa56414032

    The Remarkable Life of Brigadier General Alfred Jefferson Vaughan, Jr. Author: Lawrence K. Peterson; Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press ISBN: Category: Biography & Autobiography Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Known as one of the most aggressive Confederate officers in the Western Theater, Brigadier General Alfred Jefferson Vaughan Jr. is legendary for having had eight .   Confederate General R. S. Ewell: Robert E. Lee's Hesitant Commander. By Paul D. Casdorph. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, pages. $ Reviewed by Ethan S. Rafuse, author of A Single Grand Victory." The First Campaign and Battle of Manassas and Associate Professor of Military History, US Army Command and General Staff College.

      The army’s flagship institution, West Point, honors Robert E. Lee with many different memorials, including a barracks. Most Lee memorials came about in the s, s, and early s. Each of those periods saw an increase in racial integration. Confederate memorialization served as a way to buttress white supremacy and to protest equal rights.   An Idaho congregation of the United Methodist Church has removed an image of Confederate General Robert E. Lee from a stained glass window. First United Methodist Church of Boise, also known as the Cathedral of the Rockies, held a deconsecration service outside last Friday to remove the Lee image.

      Weeks later, Confederate Naval commander Matthew Fontaine Murray, as well as Confederate Gens. Stonewall Jackson and J.E.B. Stuart, came down after Democratic Richmond Mayor Levar M. Stoney ordered the removal of all Confederate statues on city property. Because Lee is technically on state property, the mayor’s order did not apply.   L ast week in Richmond, Virginia, protesters scrawled on a monument of the Confederate army commander Robert E Lee as an act of resistance .


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A biography profiling the life and military career of Robert E. Lee, who after years of service in the U.S. Army, resigned to serve as general of the Confederate army during the U.S. Civil War. Includes source notes and timeline.

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Lee, commander of the Confederate Army during the Civil War, was uncomfortable with the. Few figures in American history are more divisive, contradictory or elusive than Robert E.

Lee, the reluctant, tragic leader of the Confederate Army, who died in his beloved Virginia at age 63 in. Lee was Commander of the Confederate Army during the Civil War, and is today remembered as an American hero.

Robert E. Lee was born on a plantation in Westmoreland County, Virginia and grew up in several places around Virginia. He died of pneumonia after suffering a stroke inat the age of Lee’s Dispatches: Unpublished Letters of General Robert E.

Lee, C.S.A., to Jefferson Davis and the War Department of the Confederate States of America, Let Us Die Like Men: The Battle of Franklin, Novem (Emerging Civil War Series). In this Book. Richard Stoddert Ewell is best known as the Confederate General selected by Robert E. Lee to replace "Stonewall" Jackson as chief of the Second Corps in the Army of Northern Virginia.

Ewell is also remembered as the general who failed to drive Federal troops from the high ground of Cemetery Hill and Culp's Hill during the Battle of Gettysburg. Robert E. Lee came to military prominence during the U.S.

Civil War, commanding his home state's armed forces and becoming general-in-chief of the Confederate forces toward the end of the : General Robert E. Lee. Confederacy. The Commander of the Army of Northern Virginia, or Confederate army. At the age of fifty-seven, Lee has become one of the most famous—and most revered—men in the South.

He has led his army through a string of victories. The main Confederate armies, the Army of Northern Virginia under General Robert E.

Lee and the remnants of the Army of Tennessee and various other units under General Joseph E. Johnston, surrendered to the U.S.

on April 9, (officially April 12), and Ap (officially April 26). Rep. Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) has removed from his office a biography of Robert E. Lee that was previously displayed there under a glass case and opened to a page highlighting the Confederate general.Confederate General R.S. Ewell: Robert E.

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