Audacity personified : the generalship of Robert E. Lee / edited by Peter S. Carmichael

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Subjects: Generals--Confederate States of America--Biography
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns
Confederate States of America. Army--Biography
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870--Military leadership
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, c2004
LC Classification: E
Table of Contents: Preface
Lee's search for the battle of annihilation / Peter S. Carmichael 1
"The siege of Richmond was raised" : Lee's intentions in the Seven Days battles / William J. Miller 27
Lee, Grant, and "prescience" in the overland campaign / Gordon C. Rhea 57
"The great tycoon" forges a staff system / Robert E. L. Krick 82
The general and the governor : Robert E. Lee and Zebulon B. Vance / Max R. Williams 107
"I rely upon your good judgment and skill" : the command partnership of Robert E. Lee and Joseph E. Johnston in 1865 / Mark L. Bradley 133
Contributors 167
Index 169
Additional Authors: Carmichael, Peter S
Notes: LCCN: 2003021936
ISBN: 0807129291 (cloth : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Lee's search for the battle of annihilation / Peter S. Carmichael -- The siege of Richmond was raised : Lee's intentions in the Seven Days Battles / William J. Miller -- Lee, Grant, and prescience in the Overland Campaign / Gordon C. Rhea -- The great tycoon forges a staff system / Robert E.L. Krick -- The general and the governor : Robert E. Lee and Zebulon B. Vance / Max R. Williams -- I rely upon your good judgment and skill : the command partnership of Robert E. Lee and Joseph E. Johnston in 1865 / Mark L. Bradley
Physical Description: xxi, 174 p. : ill., 1 map ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 53231755
ISBN/ISSN: 0807129291

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