Robert E. Lee: A Story And A Play! A Biography Classic By Ruth Hill!

Robert E. Lee: A Story And A Play! A Biography Classic By Ruth Hill!

by Ruth Hill

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Robert E. Lee: A Story And A Play! A Biography Classic By Ruth Hill! by Ruth Hill

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Lee, of course, thanked him for it and told him that although he himself was not in need there were poor soldiers in the hospital who would be glad to be remembered by so generous a foe.

With the death of President Lincoln, feeling in the North against the South took new life. Friends of Lee began to fear for his safety.

One day a confederate soldier in a tattered uniform called upon the general saying he was speaking for four other fellows around the corner who were too ragged to come to the house. They offered their loved general a home in the mountains where they would guard him with their lives. Lee thanked them with tears in his eyes, but he said he could not live the life of an outlaw. He gave them some of his clothes and the soldier went back to his friends around the corner.

Because of Mrs. Lee's poor health, it became necessary to leave Richmond. A friend offered them a country house near Cartersville in Cumberland county. But people followed him even here. An English....

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BN ID: 2940013394773
Publisher: BDP
Publication date: 09/21/2011
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 117 KB

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