Book Review: Lee the Soldier (edited by Gary W. Gallagher) : CWT

8/12/2001 • Mag: Civil War Times Reviews, Robert E Lee

Lee the Soldier, edited by Gary W. Gallagher, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, 666 pages, $45.00. Transcripts of postwar conversations with Robert E. Lee, and 21 contemporary and modern essays about him and his performance in various Civil War campaigns explore the general-in-chief’s contribution to the Confederate war effort.