New PDF release: Richard Henry Lee of Virginia: A Portrait of an American

By Kent J. McGaughy

ISBN-10: 0742533840

ISBN-13: 9780742533844

ISBN-10: 0742533859

ISBN-13: 9780742533851

Richard Henry Lee performed a pivotal function through the American Revolution, but he is still probably the most misunderstood revolutionaries. His contemporaries, in addition to sleek historians, deemed him a political opportunist or brushed aside him as an enigma. In bridging the distance among Lee's deepest pursuits and public profession, J. Kent McGaughy seeks to overturn a number of the misconceptions approximately Lee and indicates that, all through his existence, he remained devoted to his relatives and public carrier. through setting apart truth from fiction and unraveling the heritage of Lee's existence and the days during which he lived, J. Kent McGaughy brings to mild not just the reality approximately Lee, but in addition the hidden heritage of the yankee Revolution.

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