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Revolutionary War memoirs of General Henry Lee

by Lee, Henry

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Published by Da Capo Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southern States,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Lee, Henry, 1756-1818,
    • United States. Army -- Biography,
    • Generals -- United States -- Biography,
    • Southern States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Personal narratives,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Personal narratives,
    • Southern States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Campaigns,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Campaigns

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: Memoirs of the war in the Southern Department of the United States. 3rd ed. New York : University Pub. Co., 1869.

      Statementedited, with a biography of the author, by Robert E. Lee ; new introduction by Charles Royster.
      ContributionsLee, Robert E. 1807-1870.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE230.5.S7 L494 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 620 p. :
      Number of Pages620
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL687600M
      ISBN 100306808412
      LC Control Number97034561

      Apr 1, - Book writer about General Henry Lee, edited by Robert E Lee. Apr 1, - Book writer about General Henry Lee, edited by Robert E Lee. Stay safe and healthy. Please practice hand-washing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. The Revolutionary War Memoirs Of General Henry Lee by Lee, Robert E. At age twenty-two, General Henry Lee commanded the elite Lee's Legion and earned an enviable record: capturing the fort at Paulus Hook; distinguishing himself in the battles at Haw River, Guilford Courthouse, Eutaw Springs, and others; and helping in the siege of Yorktown.

      The life and memoirs of the late Major General Lee, second in command to General Washington, during the American revolution, to which are added, his political and military essays. Contributor Names Lee, Charles, [from old catalog] Langworthy, Edward. Buy The Revolutionary War Memoirs Of General Henry Lee by Henry Lee () by Henry Lee (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 4.

      The Revolutionary War Memoirs of General Henry Lee by Lee, Henry, and Lee, Robert E (Editor), and Lyubomir Denev Quartet (Introduction by) , Da Capo Press. ISBN See Item Details Alibris. BEST. NV, USA $ $Price: $ "First in war, first in peace, and first in the hearts of his countrymen." These famous words about George Washington come from a eulogy written by Henry “Light Horse Harry” was a major general in the Continental Army, member of the Continental Congress, governor of Virginia, father of the famous Civil War general Robert E. Lee, and close friend of George Washington.


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This version contains Robert Lee's biographical essay of his father. Henry Lee (), one of the Revolutionary War’s greatest cavalrymen, was initially summoned by General Washington to serve as his aide-de-camp, but Lee “declined because he preferred to stay with the cavalry. He was promoted to major by Congress on 7 April and given command of an independent partisan corps.

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