Lee the Soldier (Hardback)
  • Lee the Soldier (Hardback)
zoom

Lee the Soldier (Hardback)

(editor)
£15.99
Hardback 648 Pages / Published: 01/01/1996
  • Publisher out of stock

Currently unavailable to order

This product is currently unavailable.

  • This item has been added to your basket
'A first rate reader on Lee's military career ...Stimulating' - "Journal of Military History". 'A collection that is true to its title. "Lee the Soldier" tells the story of the man during the four years of bloody war that raised him to such prominence...[Gallagher] has done an excellent job assembling and editing these 26 essays' - "America's Civil War". 'A usefully diverse volume on Lee ...Gallagher is to be congratulated on a varied and important volume that is a major advance in Civil War military studies' - "Times Literary Supplement". 'Carefully crafted ...There is more than enough ammunition here for several generations of historians to take plenty of potshots at one another' - "Civil War History". '"Lee the Soldier" is ...designed specifically to be useful, to guide the reader through the development of the Lee legend, from the heroic imagery of the Lost Cause to the more critical assessments of Lee...This collection represents a substantial achievement, and is a valuable addition and guide to the literature on Lee' - "American Studies". 'The essays in Gallagher's volume are well chosen, balancing excerpts from published works with original essays written by a number of leading Civil War historians. The six new essays alone are worth the price of the book' - "Blue & Gray". Gary W. Gallagher is a professor of history at the University of Virginia. His many books include "The Confederate War" and "Lee and His Generals in War and Memory".

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803221536
Number of pages: 648
Weight: 1221 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 58 mm
Edition: Annotated edition

You may also be interested in...

The Penguin History Of Latin America
Added to basket
The Black Jacobins
Added to basket
The American Civil War
Added to basket
The American Civil War
Added to basket
DK
£16.99
Paperback
Clandestine In Chile
Added to basket
The Untold History of the United States
Added to basket
Friday Night Lights
Added to basket
Lost City of the Incas
Added to basket
The Great Crash 1929
Added to basket
America, Empire of Liberty
Added to basket
One Minute To Midnight
Added to basket
1776
Added to basket
£16.99
Paperback
The Last Stand
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.