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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 ...

Shelby Foote, Historian and Novelist, Dies at 88 - The New York Times


Jun 29, 2005 ... Shelby Foote, the historian whose incisive, seasoned commentary -- delivered in a drawl so mellifluous that one critic called it "molasses over ...

Shelby Foote - Author, Journalist - Biography.com


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 ...

Shelby Foote Dies; Novelist And Historian Of Civil War


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" ...

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Oct 19, 2014 ... Some thoughts from Shelby on Gettysburg and the Civil War.

Obituary: Shelby Foote | US news | The Guardian


Jun 30, 2005 ... The American writer Shelby Foote, who has died aged 88, found that late-arriving celebrity was deeply annoying. As a novelist, he had a ...

Shelby Foote's War Story | Garden and Gun


In 1954, with the centennial of the end of the Civil War approaching, Bennett Cerf, the president of Random House, wrote the novelist Shelby Foote to propose a ...

Remembering Civil War Historian Shelby Foote | PBS NewsHour


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.

Depth Shelby Foote | Video | C-SPAN.org


September 2, 2001. In Depth with Shelby Foote Mr. Foote conducted a tour of his home. Then, sitting at the desk where he does all his writing, talked about his ...

Shelby Foote. - Slate


Jul 1, 2005 ... Our nation's obituarists responded to the death of the Civil War historian Shelby Foote on Monday night by splitting, roughly, into two familiar ...

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Editorial Reviews. Amazon.com Review. This beautifully written trilogy of books on the ... Shelby Foote brings a skilled novelist's narrative power to this great epic . Many know Foote for his prominent role as a commentator on Ken Burns's PBS  ...

Paris Review - The Art of Fiction No. 158, Shelby Foote


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, ...

Shelby Foote Biography -- Academy of Achievement


Nov 26, 2007 ... Shelby Foote was born and raised in Greenville, Mississippi. His father died when he was only five, and his mother raised him alone. When he ...