Lee and his generals

by William Parker Snow

Publisher: Fairfax Press, Publisher: Distributed by Crown Publishers in New York

Written in English
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Places:

  • United States,
  • Southern States

Subjects:

  • Lee, Robert E. 1807-1870.,
  • Confederate States of America. Army -- Biography.,
  • Generals -- Southern States -- Biography.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Biography.

Edition Notes

Statementby Wm. P. Snow.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE467 .S67 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination500 p., [10] p. of plates :
Number of Pages500
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3482932M
ISBN 100517381095
LC Control Number82002343

  Lee and his generals in war and memory by Gary W. Gallagher, , Louisiana State University Press edition, in EnglishCited by: English: General Lee and his Confederate officers in their first meeting since Appomattox, taken at White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, in August , where they met to discuss "the orphaned children of the Lost Cause". This is the only from life photograph of Lee with his Generals in existence, during the war or after. Left to right standing: General James Conner, General Author: Photograph: Unknown photographer – . : Lee and His Generals () by Captain William P. Snow and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(14).   Lee and His Generals: Essays in Honor of T. Harry Williams is an excellent collection of essays on the major Southern commanders under Lee in the east, and is in many ways a companion volume to the “Confederate Generals in the Western Theater” series, also published by the University of Tennessee Press. Hewitt and Schott are to be commended.

  Robert E. Lee was a general who led the Confederate States' military during the Civil War. Robert E. Lee Day is celebrated on his birthday in some states. Get this from a library! Lee and his generals in war and memory. [Gary W Gallagher; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)] -- Gary W. Gallagher examines Robert E. Lee, his principal subordinates, the treatment they have received in the literature on Confederate military history, and the continuing influence of Lost Cause.   The Myth of the Kindly General Lee. the historian Elizabeth Brown Pryor’s portrait of Lee through his writings, Pryor writes that “Lee . Daniel Harvey Hill (J – Septem ) was a Confederate general during the American Civil War and a Southern scholar. He is usually referred to as D. H. Hill, in part to distinguish him from unrelated Confederate general A. P. Hill, who served with him in the Army of Northern Virginia.. He was known as an aggressive leader, being severely strict, deeply Commands held: 1st North Carolina Volunteers, .

Title The surrender of General Lee. And his [ent]ire army to Lieut General Grant, April 9th Summary Print shows Generals Grant and Lee, each with two officers nearby, standing at center beneath a large tree with scarred trunk; Union and Confederate officers are on horseback in the middle distance and the soldiers of each army are grouped in formations in the background.   General Anthony Wayne “Issue the orders Sir, and I will storm Hell.” Anthony Wayne ** Featured Image “George Washington and his Generals” painted by Jane Sutherland. My award-winning historical fantasy book series: Angels & Patriots Book One.

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Professor Gallagher's "Lee and his Generals in War and Memory" () consists of thirteen essays, most of which have been published elsewhere. I think the unifying theme of this collection is Professor Gallagher's attempt to find Lee and his generals book middle ground between the "Lost Cause" interpretation of the Confederate Lee and his generals book effort and recent, critical and revisionist by: This book gives a biography of eighteen Confederate Generals.

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Captain Snow is a former Confederate officer who writes of his views of Robert E. Lee and the generals who served under him. This is the take of a junior officer on Confederate military leadersship. flag Like see review/5. The twelve pieces in Lee and His Generals in War and Memory explore the effect of Lost Cause arguments on popular perceptions of Lee and his lieutenants.

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Hill, Richard S. Ewell, and Jubal Author: Gary W. Gallagher. This is also highly unusual among writers on the Civil War. His essays are informed, through, balanced, and inspiring.

They are a pleasure to read. Professor Gallaher's "Lee and his Generals in War and Memory" () consists of thirteen essays, most of which have been published elsewhere/5. Of the eighteen generals featured, Robert E. Lee occupies nearly a third of the book - right out of proportion, poor literary form.

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Among the top Living History groups in our time is Lee's Lieutenants. Spanning the years of the American Civil War from the first shots fired in Charleston Harbor through the surrender at Appomattox, come witness the rich poignant portrayals of the distinctive personalities of General Robert E.

Lee, his generals, officers and brave soldiers of the Army of Northern Virginia. Page - The results of the last week must convince you of the hopelessness of further resistance on the part of the Army of Northern Virginia in this struggle.

I feel that it is so, and regard it as my duty to shift from myself the responsibility of any further effusion of blood, by asking of you the surrender of that portion of the Confederate States Army known as the Army.

Lee and his generals in war and memory User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict This volume samples the writings of one of the leading scholars of 4/5(1). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Southern generals by William Parker Snow,Richardson & Company edition, in English Lee and his : 1 print: chromolithograph.

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Lee and his Army of Northern Virginia. There are far fewer that cover the situation of the Confederacy's western armies and generals, despite, or perhaps because of the fact that it was in the west that the Confederacy lost the war/5. Description. A print of a painting of Robert E. Lee and his generals: 1.

John B. Hood, 2. Richard Stoddard Ewell, 3. Braxton Bragg, 4. Albert Sidney Johnston, 5. It covers his leadership style, how he interacted with and managed his generals, his relationship with Jefferson Davis, and his decision making processes during the war.

The course profiles some of the more significant commanders that served under him and why each of these succeeded or failed under Lee's leadership style/5. Most of the book is a detailed, chronological account of events during the Civil War.

Specific events and how Lincoln and his generals faced those events are described in the book. He discusses McClellan’s Peninsula Campaign, the Shenandoah Valley Campaign, the Battle of Antietam, and many others/5.

A legendary professor at Louisiana State University, T. Harry Williams not only produced such acclaimed works as Lincoln and the Radicals, Lincoln and His Generals, and a biography of Huey Long that won both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, but he also mentored generations of students who became distinguished historians in their own right.

Lee and His Generals in War and Memory will certainly attract those interested in Lee and his campaigns, the Army of Northern Virginia, the establishment of popular images of the Confederate military, and the manner in which historical memory is created and by: The twelve pieces in Lee and His Generals in War and Memory explore the effect of Lost Cause arguments on popular perceptions of Lee and his lieutenants.

Part I offers four essays on Lee, followed in Part II by five essays that scrutinize several of Lee’s most famous subordinates, including Stonewall Jackson, John Bankhead Magruder, James Longstreet, A.P. Hill, Richard.

Get this from a library. Lee and his generals [George Bagby Matthews] -- The collection consists a framed color lithograph of Lee and His Generals by George Bagby Matthews, Brigadier general.

These generals were most often infantry or cavalry brigade commanders, aides to other higher-ranking generals, and War Department staff officers.

By war's end the Confederacy had at least different men who held this rank in the PACS, and three in the ACSA: Samuel Cooper, Robert E.

Lee, and Joseph E. Johnston. The organization of. Lee and His Generals by Lawrence Lee Hewitt,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(1).

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Published inthis book is a collection of documents compiled by Captain Robert Edward Lee, the son of General Robert E. Lee. The book covers Lee’s service in the U.S.

Army prior to the Civil War, his service in the Confederate States Army, his letters to his family, his life after the war as a private citizen and his opinions on the war.

Professor Gallaher's "Lee and his Generals in War and Memory" () consists of thirteen essays, most of which have been published elsewhere. I think the unifying theme of this collection is Professor Gallagher's attempt to find a middle ground between the "Lost Cause" interpretation of the Confederate war effort and recent, critical and revisionist accounts/5.

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American artist and lithographer. His Lee and His Generals print. 26 3/4" x 15 1/2". No place. Born in Virginia, G.B.

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