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Recollections And Letters Of General Robert E. Lee By His Son

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In "Recollections And Letters Of General Robert E. Lee By His Son," Robert E. Lee, Jr. provides a heartfelt and revealing account of his father, one of the most iconic figures in American history. Through a collection of personal letters and recollections, the reader gains insight into the life, character, and thoughts of General Robert E. Lee.

Lee, Jr.'s intimate portrayal of his father humanizes a man often mythologized for his military prowess and leadership during the Civil War. The letters included in the book offer a glimpse into General Lee's personal relationships, struggles, and emotions, painting a more complete picture of the man behind the legend.

Additionally, Lee, Jr. provides historical context and commentary throughout the book, offering valuable insights into the events and decisions that shaped his father's life and legacy. The book is a must-read for anyone interested in learning more about General Robert E. Lee as a person, as well as the impact he had on American history.

Overall, "Recollections And Letters Of General Robert E. Lee By His Son" is a poignant and enlightening read that sheds new light on the life of a complex and highly influential figure in American history. Lee, Jr.'s intimate perspective and thoughtful reflections make this book a valuable addition to any Civil War enthusiast's library.

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The life of the Confederate States of America general, Robert E. Lee, through the eyes of his youngest son, who was also a Confederate Army officer. Published in 1905. Note: in many of the letters the recipient's name is printed after General Lee's signature; the White House is not that in Washington but General Lee's elder son's house in Virginia. - Summary by david wales

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