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Title:
In the footsteps of Robert E. Lee
Author:
Johnson, Clint, 1953-
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Publication Information:
Winston-Salem, N.C. : John F. Blair, Publisher, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
xix, 186 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780895872357
Format :
Book

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Summary

Using interesting anecdotes, the author of Civil War Blunders traces the life of Robert E. Lee, from his boyhood in Arlington through his military career in the Confederacy to his final resting place in Lexington, Virginia. 40 photos.


Table of Contents

Prefacep. xiii
Acknowledgmentsp. xvii
Virginia
Northern Neckp. 1
Smith Islandp. 1
Stratford Hallp. 3
Fredericksburgp. 7
Chancellorsville/The Wilderness/Spotsylvania Court Housep. 13
Alexandriap. 23
Arlingtonp. 28
Manassas Areap. 34
Orleanp. 34
Glenaire (Vermont)p. 35
Manassas National Battlefieldp. 38
Bristoe Stationp. 42
Ellington/North Anna Battlefield Parkp. 43
Richmondp. 47
The Peninsulap. 57
Portsmouth/Norfolkp. 57
Fort Monroe/Fort Woolp. 58
White Marshp. 60
The White Housep. 63
Romancokep. 64
Shirley Plantationp. 65
Petersburgp. 67
Orange Court House Areap. 71
Culpeperp. 71
Orange Court Housep. 73
Clark's Mountainp. 75
Gordonsvillep. 76
Derwentp. 77
Appomattox Court House Areap. 81
Amelia Court Housep. 81
Sayler's Creekp. 82
Farmvillep. 83
Cliftonp. 85
Appomattox Court Housep. 86
Lexington Areap. 91
Warm Springs/Hot Springsp. 91
Rockbridge Bathsp. 92
Lexingtonp. 93
Natural Bridge/Peaks of Otterp. 98
Washington, D.C.
Executive Office Building/Blair House/White Housep. 101
West Virginia
Harpers Ferryp. 105
Boteler's Ford (Pack Horse Ford)p. 108
Bunker Hillp. 109
Cheat Summit Fort/Valley Mountain/Elkwaterp. 111
Sewell Mountainp. 115
White Sulphur Springsp. 117
New York
West Pointp. 121
Fort Hamiltonp. 125
Pennsylvania
Chambersburgp. 129
Cashtownp. 131
Gettysburgp. 132
Maryland
Fort Carrollp. 137
Sharpsburgp. 139
North Carolina
Warrentonp. 143
Fort Maconp. 146
South Carolina
Charlestonp. 149
Coosawhatchiep. 152
Georgia
Savannahp. 155
Fort Jacksonp. 157
Fort Pulaskip. 158
Cumberland Islandp. 161
Florida
Fort Pickens/Fort DeSoto/Fort Zachary Taylor/Fort Jefferson/Fort Clinchp. 163
Missouri
Jefferson Barracksp. 167
Texas
Camp Cooperp. 171
Fort Masonp. 172
San Antoniop. 174
Rio Grande Cityp. 175
Bibliographyp. 177
Indexp. 179