Shelby Dade Foote, Jr. (November 17, 1916 – June 27, 2005) was an American
historian and novelist who wrote The Civil War: A Narrative, a three-volume ...
Jun 29, 2005 ... Shelby Foote, the historian whose incisive, seasoned commentary -- delivered in
a drawl so mellifluous that one critic called it "molasses over ...
Foote's comprehensive history of the Civil War includes three compelling
volumes: Fort Sumter to Perryville, Fredericksburg to Meridian, and Red River to
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 1: Fort Sumter to Perryville (Vintage Civil War
Library). Jan 26, 2011. by Shelby Foote ...
"History is a pretty wretched subject to study in school," says Shelby Foote, a
historian of the Civil War and an acclaimed novelist. "As I remember it, it was
Jun 29, 2005 ... A look at the life of novelist and Civil War historian Shelby Foote, who died
Monday in Memphis at the age of 88.
Although best known for his monumental trilogy The Civil War: A Narrative (1958,
1963, 1974), Shelby Foote's preferred genre is the novel. Much as his hero, ...
Jun 29, 2005 ... Shelby Foote, 88, the novelist and historian whose three-volume study of the Civil
War and appearances on the PBS series "The Civil War" ...
Apr 2, 2014 ... Shelby Foote wrote the definitive history of the American Civil War and
contributed greatly to Ken Burns's The Civil War series. Learn more ...