General James Longstreet
(1821-1904) fought on the side of the Confederacy in almost every major battle of
the U.S. Civil War. Because of remarks critical of Lee’s maneuvers at Gettysburg,
Longstreet became a subject of controversy and was viewed as a traitor
by many Southerners. (More
"James Longstreet." Encyclopedia of World Biography. Vol. 22. Detroit:
Gale, 2002. Gale U.S. History In Context. Web. 27 Oct. 2011.
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