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  • 6 of 12 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Thomaston Public Library.

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2 current holds with 12 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Thomaston Public Library B LEE (Text to phone) 34020146438997 Adult New Biography Checked out 11/09/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 1101946229 : HRD
  • ISBN: 9781101946220 : HRD
  • ISBN: 9781101946220
  • ISBN: 1101946229
  • ISBN: 9781101912225
  • ISBN: 1101912227
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2021.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: The Mystery of Robert E. Lee -- The Garden Spot of Virginia -- The Making of an Engineer -- Marriage and the Third System -- Mission to the Mississippi -- Ruling the Aztec Sky -- To Serve as a Model for the Mighty World -- The Unpleasant Legacy -- I Will Cling to It to the Last -- The Decisions -- This is Not the Way to Accomplish Our Independence -- To Dash Against Mine Enemy and to Win -- The Savior of Richmond -- It is Well This is So Terrible! -- In This Heathen War the Fire of God Fills Him -- I Consider My Presence Here Always Necessary -- We Must Destroy This Army of Grant's -- Just as I Have Expected It Would End from the First -- An Indictment for Treason -- Every Student Must Be a Gentleman -- From the Great Deep to the Great Deep He Goes -- Epilogue: The Crime and the Glory of Robert E. Lee.
Summary, etc.:
"From the acclaimed author of Gettysburg: The Last Invasion--a sweeping, singularly immediate, and intimate biography of the Confederate general and his fateful decision to betray his nation in order to defend his home state and uphold the slave system he claimed to oppose"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870.
Generals > United States > Biography.
Generals > Confederate States of America > Biography.
Confederate States of America. Army > Biography.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Campaigns.
United States. Army > Biography.
Slavery > Virginia > History > 19th century.
Lee family.
Custis family.
Virginia > Biography.

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