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Shiloh: A Novel

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This fictional re-creation of the battle of Shiloh in April 1862 fulfills the standard set by his monumental history, conveying both the bloody choreography of two armies and the movements of the combatants' hearts and minds.

About the Author

\Shelby Foote was born on November 7, 1916 in Greenville, Mississippi, and attended school there until he entered the University of North Carolina. During World War II he served as a captain of field artillery but never saw combat. After World War II he worked briefly for the Associated Press in their New York bureau. In 1953 he moved to Memphis, where he lived for the remainder of his life.Foote was the author of six novels: Tournament, Follow Me Down, Love in a Dry Season, Shiloh, Jordan County, and September, September. He is best remembered for his 3-volume history The Civil War: A Narrative, which took twenty years to complete and resulted in his being a featured expert in Ken Burns' acclaimed Civil War documentary. Over the course of his writing career, Foote was also awarded three Guggenheim fellowships.Shelby Foote died in 2005 at the age of 88.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307779267
Subtitle:
A Novel
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Author:
Foote, Shelby
Subject:
Fiction : Literary
Subject:
Fiction : Historical - General
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Tennessee
Subject:
United States History Civil War, 1861-1865 Fiction.
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
United States - Civil War
Subject:
Shiloh, Battle of, 18
Subject:
War stories
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
History
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Shiloh, Battle of, Tenn., 18
Subject:
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
19910409
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
240

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