The Resource Clouds of glory: : the life and legend of Robert E. Lee, Michael Korda, (electronic resource)

Clouds of glory: : the life and legend of Robert E. Lee, Michael Korda, (electronic resource)

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Clouds of glory: : the life and legend of Robert E. Lee
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Clouds of glory:
Title remainder
the life and legend of Robert E. Lee
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Michael Korda
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eng
Summary
In Clouds of Glory: The Life and Legend of Robert E. Lee, Michael Korda, the New York Times bestselling biographer of Dwight D. Eisenhower, Ulysses S. Grant, and T. E. Lawrence, has written the first major biography of Lee in nearly twenty years, bringing to life America's greatest and most iconic hero. Korda paints a vivid and admiring portrait of Lee as a general and a devoted family man who, though he disliked slavery and was not in favor of secession, turned down command of the Union army in 1861 because he could not "draw his sword" against his own children, his neighbors, and his beloved Virginia. He was surely America's preeminent military leader, as calm, dignified, and commanding a presence in defeat as he was in victory. Lee's reputation has only grown in the 150 years since the Civil War, and Korda covers in groundbreaking detail all of Lee's battles and traces the making of a great man's undeniable reputation on both sides of the Mason-Dixon Line, positioning him finally as the symbolic martyr-hero of the Southern Cause
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Midwest
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1933-
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Korda, Michael
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973.7/3092
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other
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Read by Jack Garrett
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  • Garrett, Jack
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  • Lee, Robert E.
  • Generals
  • Generals
  • Confederate States of America
  • United States
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adult
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Clouds of glory: : the life and legend of Robert E. Lee, Michael Korda, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11586958
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MWT11586958
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (32hr., 55 min.))
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MWT11586958
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sound
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Label
Clouds of glory: : the life and legend of Robert E. Lee, Michael Korda, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11586958
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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digital storage
Color
not applicable
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unknown
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MWT11586958
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (32hr., 55 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
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unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11586958
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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