Battle of Fredericksburg: victory of Confederate army under Robert E. Lee

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Historical Context Note


In the course of the American Civil War, a Confederate army under Robert E. Lee gains victory over Ambrose Burnside's Unionist army at the Battle of Fredericksburg, in Virginia.
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Citation:
Editors. "Battle of Fredericksburg: victory of Confederate army under Robert E. Lee". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18446, accessed 01 August 2015.]


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  1. American Civil War