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Gray Fox: Robert E. Lee and the Civil War

Gray Fox: Robert E. Lee and the Civil War

by Burke Davis
     
 

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From the Confederacy's first call to arms, to the Appomattox surrender, Robert E. Lee forged his reputation as perhaps the most daring soldier in American history, renowned for his shrewdness, courage and audacity.Gray Fox is the vivid chronicle of Lee's command, a book that humanizes this gentleman-soldier of tradition and makes him all the more awe-inspiring.

Overview

From the Confederacy's first call to arms, to the Appomattox surrender, Robert E. Lee forged his reputation as perhaps the most daring soldier in American history, renowned for his shrewdness, courage and audacity.Gray Fox is the vivid chronicle of Lee's command, a book that humanizes this gentleman-soldier of tradition and makes him all the more awe-inspiring.

Editorial Reviews

Christian Science Monitor
A remarkably fresh and vivid book.
The Christian Science Monitor
"A remarkably fresh and vivid book."
Booknews
Reprint of a venerable account of Robert E. Lee's leadership and activities during the Civil War, based primarily on the testimony of eyewitnesses. Includes a few b&w photographs. First published in 1956 by Rinehart, New York. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781580800693
Publisher:
Burford Books
Publication date:
08/28/1998
Series:
Classics of War Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
488
Sales rank:
602,931
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.08(h) x 0.97(d)

Meet the Author

Burke Davis is the author of They Called Him Stonewall. He lives in Meadows of Dan, Virginia.

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