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Lee and his generals.

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Published by Richardson & Company in New York .
Written in English



  • Confederate States of America,
  • United States,
  • Confederate States of America.


  • Lee, Robert E. 1807-1870,
  • Generals -- Confederate States of America,
  • Confederate States of America -- Biography,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

First issued anonymously, New York, 1865, under title: Southern generals; who they are, and what they have done.

StatementBy Capt. Wm. P. Snow.
LC ClassificationsE467 .S67
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., [v]-vi p., 1 l., [9]-500 p.
Number of Pages500
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6924812M
LC Control Number03005266

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