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Lee, robert e (19 january 1807–12 october 1870), soldier, was born robert edward lee on the stratford estate in westmoreland county, virginia, the son of henry “light-horse harry” lee, a soldier and political leader, and ann hill carter. Download ebook : robert e lee a biography in pdf format also available for mobile reader. How racist was robert e lee too wonderful books on lee's life and beliefs are emory thomas's robert e lee: a biography and elizabeth pryor's reading the man:. Very nice edition of douglas southall freeman’s biography of civil war general robert e lee for the southern classics library.
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Robert e lee print - biographycom 2/4/12 6:34 am robert e lee biographycom robert e lee. Robert e lee, writer: first monday in october robert e lee was born on october 15, 1918 in elyria, ohio, usa as robert edwin lee he is known for his work on first monday in october (1981), the unexpected (1952) and auntie mame (1958. Robert e lee, a biography (review) craig l symonds civil war history, volume 42, number 3, september 1996, pp 244-247 (review) published by. Robert e lee was the famous confederate general, commander of the northern virginian army, during the american civil war this biography includes a detailed account on the life and achievements of robert e lee.
Robert e lee robert e lee was born january 19, 1807 at stratford in westmoreland county continuing in the military tradition of his father, lee entered west point in 1825 and graduated second in his class in 1829. Robert e lee’s day is a state holiday in many parts of the us that commemorates the birthday of robert e lee it is a legal state holiday in alabama, and mississippi and in those states, it is observed on the third monday of january – the same day as martin luther king jr day [. The confederate general, robert e lee was a man of courage, faith, and wisdom he is highly respected by north and south alike. Biography of robert e lee - biography of robert e lee robert e lee was born in stratford hall, near montross, virginia, on january 19, 1807.
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