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Lee's Lieutenants - 3 Volume Set
An original 1942-1944 complete set of "LEE'S LIEUTENANTS" by Douglas Southall Freeman. YOU'LL LOVE THESE BOOKS!!! The 2,395 pages in these books tell the story of the great figures of the Army of Northern Virginia who fought under Robert E. Lee. This complete set of books brings to life the decisive victories and bitter defeats of the Confederacy and reveals the tremendous costs of the Confederate military campaign. It follows Thomas Jonathan Jackson, James Longstreet, and Richard Stoddert Ewell from the earliest battles, the Battle of Gettysburg, and through the sheer decline of the South's military might to Lee's formal surrender in 1865. It describes the early rise and fall of General P. G. T. Beauregard, the developing friction between Jefferson Davis and Joseph E. Johnston, the emergence and failure of a number of military charlatans, and the triumphs of unlikely men at crucial times. He also describes the rise of the legendary "Stonewall" Jackson and traces his progress in the Shenandoah Valley Campaign and into Richmond amid the acclaim of the South. There is also an insightful analysis of the lessons learned and their bearing upon the future military development of the nation. These books all have lots of MAPS & ILLUSTRATIONS!!! Published in 1942, 1943 and 1944 respectively, they are in very good condition for being over 64 YEARS OLD!!! This set of books is essential reading for all Civil War buffs.
Price ... $75 SOLD
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