A Life of General Robert E. Lee
By John Esten Cooke, Confederate Veteran
Historical reprint, originally published in 1888
A Life of General Robert E. Lee is a fascinating character study of Lee written by a Confederate veteran who regularly observed the Confederate General in thought and action on the battlefield. John Esten Cooke’s book offers a unique perspective on both Robert E. Lee and the Civil War, using direct quotes of dialogue by the War’s principals (including Lee), official military communiqués and personal letters, all of which brings the man and era alive.
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