Allen Guelzo

Robert E. Lee: A Life

Airdate: 10/25/2021 @ 3:30 pm CST

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In Robert E. Lee, the award-winning historian Allen Guelzo has captured Robert E. Lee in all his complexity, his hypocrisy and courage, his outward calm and inner turmoil, his honor and his disloyalty. Click on the thumbnail to learn more and order the book. Scroll down to watch the program.

Bjorn Skaptason holds a M.A. in history from Loyola University Chicago.

He has published essays on Ambrose Bierce at Shiloh for the Ambrose Bierce Project Journal, on the United States Colored Troops in the campaign and battle of Brice’s Crossroads for the West Tennessee Historical Society Papers, and in the Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society on The Chicago Light Artillery. A dealer in antiquarian books, Bjorn produces and guest hosts A House Divided for Author’s Voice®, a live book discussion program streamed from Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc. in Chicago.