Lee & His Army in Confederate History

Professor Gary Gallagher talked about his book, Lee & His Army in Confederate History, published by the University of North Carolina Press. The… read more

Professor Gary Gallagher talked about his book, Lee & His Army in Confederate History, published by the University of North Carolina Press. The book describes General Robert E. Lee and his relationship with the Southern people, saying that Lee’s reputation in the South reached mythic proportions during the Civil War. The author researched artifacts of the period including military orders, letters, and personal documents of soldiers, in order to learn more about Robert E. Lee. After the presentation the author answered questions from members of the audience. close

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Lee & His Army in Confederate History

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Program ID:
165322-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Aug 19, 2001 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Oct 28, 2001 | 5:30am EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Aug 19, 2001 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 09, 2001 | 1:50am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 28, 2001 | 5:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
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