Later this month some people will celebrate Robert E. Lee’s birthday. So perhaps it’s time to look at the military career of the great Confederate leader and ask two related questions:
1. What was Lee’s greatest campaign (and why)?
2. What was Lee’s greatest battle (and why)?
The floor’s open.
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Just in case you’re interested, American Experience will commence airing its series, The Abolitionists, tonight.
I am terribly upset at not being included in this programming. No, not as a talking head … but as an abolitionist. It’s not enough to blog about them.
I have to get on television more often.