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Robert E. Lee

By the onset of the Battle of Chancellorsville, Lee was considered by most rebels to be the only hope for a Confederate victory.

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“Stonewall” Jackson

Chancellorsville is Jackson’s last and greatest battle.

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Joseph Hooker

Chancellorsville was General Hookers first and only battle as commander of an army.

NGRAM Graph

This NGRAM compares the reoccurring appearances of Lee, Jackson, & Hooker in books published from 1800 – 2000. Jackson seems to have been more heavily written about initially before taking a secondary position to LeeĀ