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The marble man Robert E. Lee and his image in American society by Thomas Lawrence Connelly

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Published by Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Lee, Robert E. 1807-1870.,
  • Generals -- United States -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementThomas L. Connelly.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE467.1.L4 C67 1978
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 249 p., [4] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4730562M
ISBN 100394471792, 0807104744
LC Control Number78018749

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