"Fredericksburg to Meridian" is full of the life of the times--the elections of 1863, the resignations of Seward and Chase, and the inescapable resolution that the war must go on. Told entirely through the lives and the actions of the peopl
Buy Civil War, a Narrative book by Shelby Foote from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(248mm x 184mm x 57mm)
Random House USA Inc
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Country of Publication:
Author Biography - Shelby Foote
Although he now makes his home in Memphis, Tennessee, Shelby Foote comes from a long line of Mississippians. He was born in Greenville, Mississippi, and attended school there until he entered the University of North Carolina. During World War II he served in the European theater as a captain of field artillery. In the period since the war, he has written five novels: Tournament, Follow Me Down, Love in a Dry Season, Shiloh and Jordan County. He has been awarded three Guggenheim fellowships.