The Civil War: A Narrative, Volume 2: Fredericksburg to Meridian, Part 2 by Shelby Foote, Grover Gardner |, Audiobook (Cassette) | Barnes & Noble
The Civil War: A Narrative, Volume 2: Fredericksburg to Meridian, Part 2

The Civil War: A Narrative, Volume 2: Fredericksburg to Meridian, Part 2

by Shelby Foote, Dick Estell
     
 

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FREDERICKSBURG TO MERIDIAN

"Gettysburg...is described with such meticulous attention to action, terrain, time, and the characters of the various commanders that I understand, at last, what happened in that battle.... Mr. Foote has an acute sense of the relative importance of events and a novelist's skill in directing the reader's attention to the men and

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FREDERICKSBURG TO MERIDIAN

"Gettysburg...is described with such meticulous attention to action, terrain, time, and the characters of the various commanders that I understand, at last, what happened in that battle.... Mr. Foote has an acute sense of the relative importance of events and a novelist's skill in directing the reader's attention to the men and the episodes that will influence the course of the whole war, without omitting items which are of momentary interest. His organization of facts could hardly be better."—Atlantic

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780736619141
Publisher:
Books on Tape, Inc.
Publication date:
03/01/1991
Edition description:
Unabridged, 12 Cassettes

Meet the Author

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 Mc Down, Love in a Dry Season, Shiloh and Jordan County. He has been awarded three Guggenheim fellowships.

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