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A reassessment of Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant, who have come to symbolize the two nations that fought the Civil War.

Grant and Lee

John Smith's "General History of Virginia"

Presenter: 
E. Lee Shepard
Duration: 
(00:01:12)

In this video, VHS Vice President for Collections E. Lee Shepard discusses John Smith's "The Generall Historie of Virginia, New England, and the Summer Isles."