Robert E. Lee
Was he the greatest military commander of the Civil War or a deeply flawed leader? Was he the military genius of Chancellorsville and Second Manassas or the architect of defeat at Gettysburg and Petersburg? Patriot or Traitor?
Without a doubt, Robert E. Lee is a towering figure of the American Civil War and his role and impact is as hotly debated today as it was almost 150 years ago. Learn more about Lee, his generalship, and the many great Civil War battles where he trod. See More Lee Resources »