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Lee (The Generals)

Lee (The Generals) Goodness in Action

By John Perry
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.28 Stars

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On 10/6 WheelerH wrote: Summary: Biographer John Perry writes about the virtue of General Robert E. Lee, who fought during the Civil War for the Confederates. While Lee gets a bad rap as a traitor to the Union, Perry lays out Lee's life in a way that makes Lee look like the most godly man (aside from Christ) who ever lived. ... Review: Lee (The Generals) by John Perry

WheelerH's Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/7 Ben Mason wrote: This was a fascinating book to me!  I've never been real big on biographies, but this book definitely held my interest.  Lee led such an amazing life, it was great to see and try to understand the different tensions pulling him in different ways as he struggled to be a family man and a general, ... Review of Lee (The Generals) Goodness in Action by John Perry

Ben's Rating:

5 Stars

On 2/24 Sarah Yates wrote: as not against the Union, He was just devoted to his home state Of Virginia,and the he felt devoted to the Union. John Perry did well in the writing of this book. I liked how he went out and told about how Lee loved others and was willing to sacrifice for others. He was willing to let God take control ... Robert E. Lee:The Generals

Sarah's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/30 Olivia wrote: Reading has and always will be my favorite frugal way to entertain myself and my children. Here's another review of a book that will frugally entertain!Growing up in the Heart of Dixie, Lee was always a name revered in my house. But I never got to know him really 'til I married a (southern at heart) ... Lee: A Man to Admire

Olivia's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/17 Craig T. Owens wrote: I’m thoroughly enjoying The Generals series from Thomas Nelson Publishers! The latest installment that kept me turning page after page is Lee: A Life Of Virtue by John Perry. (By the way, I also reviewed the first book in this series “Patton: Pursuit Of Destiny.”) You probably think you know quite ... Lee: A Life Of Virtue (book review)

Craig T. Owens' Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/11 Kara Dekker wrote: I recently obtained an advance review copy of this book from Booksneeze. I was intrigued by this statement on the back cover: "Traitor. Divider. Defender of slavery. This damning portrayal of Robert E. Lee has persisted through 150 years of history books. And yet it has no basis in fact." Strong words, ... BookSneeze Review: Lee, A Life of Virtue by John Perry

Kara's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/5 cfoxes33 wrote: When I first picked this book, I mostly picked it for my father, who loves history, especially American history. I knew that once I was done with this book, he would pick it up and read it in a snap, which he did. I did not figure on it being a book I would come to enjoy. History books are usually boring, ... Lee

cfoxes33's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/5 Linda Berg wrote: edit delete replysickandtired2 wrote today at 12:15 PMBOOK REVIEW # 3"LEE" A Life of Virtue by John Perry This book is part of the series "THE GENERALS" & is written by John Perry . It is a comprehensive study of the life and times of General Robert E Lee. The author presents to the reader the ... Book Review # 3 "Lee, A Life of Virtue"

Linda's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/5 Jennifer Brandes wrote: As a BIG history buff I was thrilled when I saw this book come up for review!  This book was such an easy read!  So many times when you read books on historical subjects they tend to be dry and very hard to least in my opinion.  I enjoyed this book from the minute I received ... Book Review~~Lee: A Life of Virtue (The Generals)

Jennifer's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/19 Wesley Dowler wrote: John Perry’s compact biography of General Robert E. Lee is the newest addition to Thomas Nelson’s ‘The Generals’ series. The book quickly surveys Lee’s life, from childhood, to his graduation from West Point, to his presidency of Washington College after the Civil War. The main focus, of course, ... Lee (The Generals)

Wesley's Rating:

3 Stars