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Description - The Killer Angels by Michael Shaara

Incisive portraits of Lee, Longstreet, Meade, and other Civil War leaders are interwoven with rich historical detail to provide a fictional recreation of the bloody battle at Gettysburg, in a new thirtieth anniversary edition of the Pulitzer Prize-winning historical novel. 10,000 first printing.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780679643241
ISBN-10: 0679643249
Format: Hardback
Pages: 384
Imprint: Random House Inc
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Publish Date: 2-Nov-2004
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Michael Shaara

Michael Shaara was born in Jersey City in 1929 and graduated from Rutgers University in 1951. His early science fiction short stories were published in "Galaxy" magazine in 1952. He later began writing other works of fiction and published more than seventy short stories in many magazines, including "The Saturday Evening Post," "Cosmopolitan," and "Redbook." His first novel, "The Broken Place," was published in 1968. But it was a simple family vacation to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in 1966 that gave him the inspiration for his greatest achievement, the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel "The Killer Angels," published in 1974. Michael Shaara went on to write two more novels, "The Noah Conspiracy" and "For Love of the Game," which was published posthumously after his death in 1988.

Books By Michael Shaara

Killer Angels by Michael Shaara
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