Edward G. Lengel

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Edward G. Lengel, the Editor in Chief of The Papers of George Washington and Professor at the University of Virginia, is author most recently of To Conquer Hell: The Meuse-Argonne, 1918 (Henry Holt and Co. 2008). He is the author of General George Washington: A Military Life, which was a finalist for the 2006 George Washington Book Prize, and of Inventing George Washington: America's Founder, in Myth and Memory.

Articles by this Contributor

Summer 2010

American doughboys proved their mettle in the forests and fields of eastern France during World War I

Fall 2011

The business of forging George Washington’s signature and correspondence to sell to unwitting buyers goes back 150 years