Lee, Robert E.
Distinguished General-in-Chief of the Confederate Army during the Civil War.
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Robert E. Lee Commander, The Army of Northern
Available at: http://www.gdg.org/rlee.html
Includes documents, biography and discussion.
Robert E. Lee.
Available at: http://library.thinkquest.org/3055/netscape/people/lee.html
Includes time line of Lee's life, letter from Lee to Jefferson Davis, and farewell to the Army of Northern Virginia.
Lee, Robert E. from the Encyclopedia
Available at: http://britannica.com/bcom/eb/article/1/0,5716,48711+4+47596,00.html
Robert Edward Lee 1807-1870.
Available at: http://www.stratfordhall.org/rel.htm
General Robert E. Lee (USMA, 1828).
Available at: http://americancivilwar.com/south/lee.html
Robert E. Lee (1-19-1807 / 10-12-1870)
Beloved General of the South.
Available at: http://odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/B/relee/relee.htm
Please note: A call number beginning with "R" denotes
a reference book.
Alexander, Holmes M. Washington and Lee: A Study in the Will to Win. Boston, Western Islands, 1966. 114 p.
Book call no.: 973 A375w
The American Civil War, edited by Thomas E. Griess. Wayne, NJ, Avery Publishing Group, 1987. 242 p. (West Point military history series)
Book call no.: 973.73 A512
Anders, Curtis. Fighting Generals. New York, Putnam, 1965. 320 p.
Robert E. Lee, pp 141-181.
Book call no.: 923.573 A544f
Anderson, Nancy S. The Generals: Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee. New York, Knopf, 1988. 523 p.
Book call no.: 973.70922 A548g
Atlas for the American Civil War, edited by Thomas E. Griess. Wayne, NJ, Avery Publishing Group, 1986. (West Point military history series)
Book call no.: R 911.73 A8812
Beringer, Richard E. Why the South Lost the Civil War. Athens, GA, University of Georgia Press, 1986. 582 p.
Book call no.: 973.713 W629
Bigelow, John, Jr. The Campaign of Chancellorsville: A Strategic and Tactical Study. New Haven, Yale University Press, 1910. 528 p.
Book call no.: 973.733 B592c
Boatner, Mark Mayo. The Civil War Dictionary. New York, David McKay, 1959. 974 p.
Book call no.: R 973.703 B662c
Brooks, William E. Lee of Virginia: A Biography. Westport, CT, Greenwood Press, 1975. 361 p.
Book call no.: 92 L479ba
Burne, Alfred H. Lee. Grant and Sherman: A Study in Leadership in the 1864-65 Campaign. New York, Scribner's, 1939. 216 p.
Book call no.: 973.736 B93L
Casdorph, Paul D. Lee and Jackson: Confederate Chieftains. New York, Paragon House, 1992. 498 p.
Book call no.: 92 L479ca
Catton, Bruce. The Civil War. New York, American Heritage, 1987. 382 p. (The American Heritage library)
Consult index for references to Robert E. Lee.
Book call no.: 97C 369ca
Catton, Bruce. Grant Takes
Command. Boston, Little, Brown, 1968. 556 p.
See Lee in index for page references.
Book call no.: 92 G76cc
Crocker, H. W., III. Robert E. Lee on
Leadership: Executive Lessons in Character, Courage, and Vision.
Rocklin, CA, Prima Publishing, 1999. 248 p.
Book call no.: 92 L479cb
Connelly, Thomas L. God and General Longstreet: The Lost Cause and the Southern Mind. Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press, 1982. 158 p.
Robert E. Lee and the Southern Mind, pp 73-106.
Book call no.: 973.713 C752g
Davis, Burke. Gray Fox: Robert E. Lee and the Civil War. New York, Rinehart, 1956. 466 p.
Book call no.: 973.73 D261g
Deaderick, Barron. Strategy in the Civil War. Harrisburg, PA, Military Service Pub. Co., 1946. 200 p.
Book call no.: 973.73 D34s
Dictionary of American Biography, edited by Dumas Malone. New York, Scribner's, 1933. 1 vol.
Lee, vol 6, pt 1, pp 120-129.
Book call no.: R 920.07 D56 1964 v.6
Dictionary of American Military Biography, edited by Roger J. Spiller and others. Westport, CT, Greenwood Press, 1984. 3 vols.
Jones, J. William. Personal Reminiscences of
General Robert E. Lee. Richmond, VA, United States Historical Society Press,
1989. 509 p.
Book call no.: 92 L479j
Katcher, Philip R. N. The Army of Robert E. Lee. New York, Sterling Publishing, 1994. 320 p.
Book call no.: 973.742 k19a
Korn, Jerry. Pursuit to Appomattox: The Last Battles. Alexandria, VA, Time-Life Books, 1987. 176 p.
Book call no.: 973.738
Lee, Fitzhugh. General Lee. New York, D. Appleton, 1894. 433 p.
Book call no.: 92 L479L
Lee, Robert Edward. Recollections and Letters of General Robert E. Lee. Garden City, NY, Doubleday,Page, 1924. 471 p.
Book call no.: 92 L479La
Livesey, Anthony. Great Commanders and Their Battles. New York, Macmillan, 1987. 200 p. See also copy in Reference section.
Includes time table, pp 120-131; features Battle of Chancellorsville.
Book call no.: 355.480922 L785g
Marshall, Charles. An Aide-de-Camp of Lee. Being the Papers of Colonel Charles Marshall. Boston, Little, Brown, 1927. 287 p.
Book Call no.: 973.73 M35m
Martin, David G. The Chancellorsville Campaign, March-May 1863. Conshohocken, PA, Combined Books, 1991. 176 p.
Book call no.: 973.733 M379c
Maurice, Frederick Robert E. Lee, the Soldier. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1925. 313 p.
Book call no.: 92 L479m
McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of World Biography. New York, McGraw-Hill, 1973. 608 p.
Book Call no.: R 920.02 M147 v.6
Miers, Earl S. Robert E. Lee: A Great Life in Brief. New York, Knopf, 1956. 203 p.
Book call no.: 92 L479mi
Mitchell, Joseph B. Militarv Leaders in the Civil War. New York, Putnam's Sons, 1972. 251 p.
Robert E. Lee, pp 62-87.
Book call no.:973.73.M681m
Nolan, Alan T. Lee Considered: General Robert E. Lee and Civil War History. Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Press, 1991. 231 p.
Book call no.: 973.73092 N787L
Roland, Charles Pierce. Reflections on Lee: A Historian's Assessment. Mechanicsburg, PA, Stackpole Books, 1995. 130 p.
Book call no.: 92 L479ra
Rhodes, Charles D. Robert E. Lee, the West Pointer. Richmond, Va, Garrett & Massie, 1932. 42 p.
Book call no.: 92 L479r
Sears, Stephen W. Landscape Turned Red: The Battle of Antietam. New York, Ticknor & Fields, 1983. 431 p.
Book call no.: 973.7336 S439L
Sifakis, Stewart. Who Was Who in the Civil War. New York, Facts on File, 1988. 766 p.
Book call no.: R 973.70922 S573w
Smith, Gene. Lee and Grant: A Dual Biography. New York, McGraw-Hill, 1984. 412 p.
Book call no.: 973.7 S648L
Stackpole, Edward J. Chancellorsville: Lee's Greatest Battle. Harrisburg, PA, Stackpole, 1958. 384 p.
Book call no.: 973.733 S775c
Taylor, John M. Duty Faithfully Performed:
Robert E. Lee and His Critics. Dulles, VA, Brassey's, 1999. 268 p.
Book call no.: 973.73 T243d
Taylor, Walter Herron. General Lee, His Campaigns in Virginia, 1861-1865: With Personal Reminiscences. Lincoln, NE, University of Nebraska Press, 1994. 314 p.
Book call no.: 973.73 T247g
Thomas, Emory M. Robert E. Lee: An Album. New York, W.W. Norton, 2000. 135 p.
Many pictures and photos of General Lee and his world.
Book call no.: 92 L479ta
Tucker, Glenn. Lee and Longstreet at Gettysburg. New
York, Bobbs-Merrill, 1968. 286 p.
Book call no.: 973.7349 T892L
The U.S. Army War College Guide to the Battle of Gettysburg, edited by Jay Luvaas and Harold W.Nelson. Carlisle, PA, South Mountain Press, 1986. 232 p.
Book call no.: 973.7349 U581
The Victors, edited by Peter Young. Chicago, Rand McNally, 1981. 256 p.
Lee at Chancellorsville, 1963, pp 44-55.
Book call no.: R 923.5 V646
Webster's American Military Biographies. Springfield, MA, G & C Merriam, 1978. 548 p.
Book call no.: R 923.5 W385
Weigley, Russell F. The American Way of War. New York, Macmillan, 1973. 584 p.
Napoleonic Strategy: R.E. Lee and the Confederacy, pp 92-127.
Book call no.: 355.0973 W418a
Wheeler, Richard. Lee's Terrible Swift Sword: From Antietam to Chancellorsville: An Eyewitness History. New York, HarperCollins, 1992. 430 p.
Sequel to: Sword Over Richmond.
Book call no.: 973.73 W564L
Wheeler, Richard. Witness to Gettysburg. New York, Harper & Row, 1987. 273 p.
Book call no.: 973.7349 W564w
Wilkins, J. Steven. Call of Duty: The Sterling Nobility of Robert E. Lee. Nashville, TN, Cumberland House Publishing, 1997. 332 p.
Book call no.: 92 L479w
Woodworth, Steven E. Davis and Lee at
War. Lawrence, KS, University Press of Kansas, 1995. 409 p.
Book call no.: 973.73 W912d
Benson, Charles L. Jr. Robert E. Lee: Lucky
Tactician or Military Genius? Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, April
1995. 33 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 43117 B474r
Bolger, John T. The Different Mask of Lee's Command. April 1861-June 1862: The Preparation of a Command. Carlisle Barracks, Army War College, PA, March 1991. 64 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080 83 B688d
Caldwell, Alonza L. General Robert Edward Lee. Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College. May 1965. 211 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 35582-7 C147g
Christensen, Dale C. Robert E. Lee: A Study in Generalship and Administration. Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College. June 1965. 143 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 35582-7 C554r
Cruce, Alan B. Robert E. Lee and Joseph Hooker: A Comparison. Maxwell AFB, Air Command and Staff College. AL, 1997. 44 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 C955r
Dugan, Mark A. Robert E. Lee the Operational Commander: A Star on His Own Course. Newport, RI, Naval War College, February 1996. 1 vol.
Doc. call no.: M-U 41662 D916r
Funck, Steven S. The Gettysburg Campaign-Less Failure to Define Intent. Newport, RI, Naval War College, May 1993. 19 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 41662 F979g
Green, Thomas A. A Comparison of the Operational Art of George Gordon Meade and Robert Edward Lee During the Period June 1863 to March 1864. Carlisle Barracks, PA, Army War College. 1988. 28 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-14 G798c
Lynch, Daniel J. A Comparison of the Operational Leadership of General Ulysses S. Grant and General Robert E. Lee during the American Civil War. Newport, RI, Naval War College, February 1996. 24 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 41662 L9871c
Tye, Charles M. General Robert E. Lee, Chancellorsville, 1863: An Operational Art Analysis. Newport, RI, Naval War College, May 1997. 18 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 41662 T979g
Adams, F. R. A Robert E. Lee and the Concept of
Democracy. American Quarterly 12:367-373 Fall 1960.
Addicott, Jeffrey F. Operation Desert Storm: R. E. Lee or W. T. Sherman? Military Law Review 136:115-135 Spring 1992.
Bogdanos, Matthew R. Chancellorsville: You Can Lead a Horse to Water... Marine Corps Gazette 81:64-71 July 1997.
Dederer, John M. The Origins of Robert E. Lee's Bold Generalship: A Reinterpretation. Military Affairs 49:117-123 July 1985.
Fishwick, M. W. Lee's Greatest Mistake. Saturday Review 45:22-23 December 1,1962.
Fishwick, M. W. Robert E. Lee: The Guardian Angel Myth. Saturday Review 44:17-19 March 4, 1961.
Freeman, Douglas Southall. Robert E. Lee: Maker of Morale. Naval War College Review 44:75-83 Summer 1991
Gilster, Herman L. General Robert E. Lee and Modern Decision Theory. Air University Review 23:40-48 March-April 1972.
Graf, William S. The Origin of a Great Cavalryman. Armor 72:26-28 July-August 1963.
Luvaas, Jay. Lee and the Operational Art: The Right Place, the Right Time. Parameters 22:2-18 Autumn 1992.
Malone, Daniel K. Stars and Bars and the Corsican Eagles. Military Review 67:46-57 June 1987.
Marshall, Michael J. Soldier No Longer. Military History 7:10+ December 1990.
Parker, M. S. and others. Aging Successfully: The Example of Robert E. Lee. Parameters 24:99-113 Winter 1994-1995.
Riley, Don T. Serve Your Soldiers to Win. Military Review 66:10-19 November 1986.
Sears, Stephen W. McClellan vs. Lee: The Seven-Day Trial. MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History 1:10-17 Autumn 1988.
Stadler, Gerald P. Audacity Takes Command. Soldiers 26:27-29 October 1971.
Wisloski, Michael. Robert E. Lee and Lessons from the Gettysburg Campaign. Marine Corps Gazette 75:72-79 January 1991.
Wood, Robert J. Lee's Lessons in Leadership. Army Information Digest 16:10-14 August 1961.
Civil War Journal II . New York, A
& E Home Video, 1994. 1 videocassette, 100 min.
Tape 1 Robert E. Lee
Video call no.: 973.78 C5823 v1
Lee at Gettysburg. North Hollywood,
CA, Greystone Communications, 1998. 1 videocassette, 60 min.
Video call no.: 973.7349 L477
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