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General Robert E. Lee commanded the Army of Northern Virginia in the American Civil War.

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Gettysburg--The Second Day by Harry W. Pfanz.
The second day's fighting at Gettysburg--the assault of the Army of Northern Virginia against the Army of the Potomac on 2 July 1863--was probably the...
General James Longstreet: The Confederacy's Most Controversial Soldier by Jeffry D. Wert.
This isn't the first biography to be written on Confederate General James Longstreet, but it's the best--and certainly the one that pays the most atte...
The Most Glorious Fourth: Vicksburg and Gettysburg, July 4, 1863 by Duane P. Schultz.
July 4, 1863, was a glorious day for the Union cause. It saw the surrender of Vicksburg and the retreat of General Lee's Army of Northern Virginia aft...
A Glorious Army: Robert E. Lee and the Army of Northern Virginia from the Seven Days to Gettysburg by Jeffry D. Wert.
From the time Robert E. Lee took command of the Army of Northern Virginia on June 1, 1862, until the Battle of Gettysburg thirteen months later, the C...