Robert E. Lee





Robert E. Lee


Born
in Stratford Hall, Virginia, The United States
January 19, 1807

Died
October 12, 1870

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Son of Revolutionary War hero "Light Horse Harry" Lee, Robert E. Lee grew to prominence as an exceptional West Point officer and engineer during the Mexican War. In the Civil War, he commanded the Army of Northern Virginia of the Confederate States of America and accepted its surrender at Appomattox Court House in 1865. After the war, he became president of Washington College (now, Washington and Lee).

Average rating: 3.93 · 815 ratings · 95 reviews · 43 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Recollections and Lette...

4.06 avg rating — 425 ratings — published 1904 — 64 editions
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Memoirs Of Robert E. Lee

4.20 avg rating — 20 ratings
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The Wartime Papers of R.E. Lee

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3.60 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1988
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Report of Robert E. Lee on ...

3.47 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 2011
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Wit and Wisdom of Robert E....

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4.06 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 1987 — 2 editions
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Lee's Dispatches: Unpublish...

4.44 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 1957 — 5 editions
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Official Records of the Uni...

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Robert E. Lee's letter anno...

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America: Reconstruction

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2.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2011
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Quotations of Robert E. Lee

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