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Great Leaders: Robert E. Lee

Great Leaders: Robert E. Lee

by Willard Sterne Randall
     
 
Robert E. Lee took up arms to defend the South's system of slave plantations, yet considered the ownership of slaves such an abomination that he freed his own. After the Civil War, his name became synonymous with duty, honor, and courage. Here, in this short-form book, is his story, with lessons for every leader.

Overview

Robert E. Lee took up arms to defend the South's system of slave plantations, yet considered the ownership of slaves such an abomination that he freed his own. After the Civil War, his name became synonymous with duty, honor, and courage. Here, in this short-form book, is his story, with lessons for every leader.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940016782263
Publisher:
New Word City, Inc.
Publication date:
03/05/2014
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
565 KB

Meet the Author

After a successful career as an investigative journalist, Willard Sterne Randall pursued advanced studies in history at Princeton University. Biographer of Benjamin and William Franklin, of Benedict Arnold, Thomas Jefferson, George Washington, Alexander Hamilton, and Ethan Allen, he has taught American history at John Cabot University in Rome and at the University of Vermont and Champlain College, where he was a Distinguished Scholar in History and a Professor. He is a contributing editor to MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History and American Heritage.

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