Lee at the Alamo: A Tor.Com Original [NOOK Book]

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In the history we know, General Robert E. Lee felt compelled to fight on the Confederate side, because honor (as he saw it) forbade him to take up arms against Virginia, his native state. But what if the demands of honor had led him in the other direction altogether? Harry Turtledove, author of perhaps the most famous alternate-history novel about Robert E. Lee (The Guns of the South, 1992), here returns with a look at what the great...
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Overview


In the history we know, General Robert E. Lee felt compelled to fight on the Confederate side, because honor (as he saw it) forbade him to take up arms against Virginia, his native state. But what if the demands of honor had led him in the other direction altogether? Harry Turtledove, author of perhaps the most famous alternate-history novel about Robert E. Lee (The Guns of the South, 1992), here returns with a look at what the great military leader might have done under only slightly different circumstances...

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781429965316
  • Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates
  • Publication date: 9/7/2011
  • Series: A Tor.Com Original
  • Sold by: Macmillan
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 32
  • Sales rank: 107,455
  • File size: 185 KB

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Harry Turtledove, "the modern master of alternate history" (Publishers Weekly), lives in Los Angeles, California.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 28, 2012

    It was okay.

    Great idea but it ended too soon and would have made a better book than a short story.

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 25, 2011

    Very good read

    As usual Mr. Turtledove weaves historical and fictional characters into a fun tale.

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 3, 2013

    A great story

    Having read many books by Harry Turtledove, this is by far one of my favorites. If you have read Guns Of The South then you must read this one as well.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 20, 2013

    Good short story

    Turtledove at his best

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 10, 2013

    Good short story.

    I think it works as a short stroy and sets up well for a novel to follow.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 15, 2014

    Makes

    Makes u wish lee had stay in union army

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