Robert E. Lee: A Biography

Robert E. Lee: A Biography

by Brian Christopher Melton
     
 

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This biography provides a concise, accurate, and lively account of one of the best known yet least understood figures of the Civil War, Robert E. Lee, depicting him as a human being instead of a legend, making him accessible as a person.

• Provides a timeline in the beginning of the book that summarizes Lee's life

• Includes period photographs that

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Overview

This biography provides a concise, accurate, and lively account of one of the best known yet least understood figures of the Civil War, Robert E. Lee, depicting him as a human being instead of a legend, making him accessible as a person.

• Provides a timeline in the beginning of the book that summarizes Lee's life

• Includes period photographs that help bring Lee's story to life

• Contains a detailed bibliography of the latest sources on the famed general, including online offerings

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313384363
Publisher:
Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/30/2012
Series:
Greenwood Biographies Series
Pages:
162
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

Meet the Author

Brian Melton, PhD, is associate professor of history at Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA. His published works include Sherman's Forgotten General: Henry W. Slocum. He received his doctorate from Texas Christian University in Ft. Worth, TX.

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