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These books are an excellent subject of reading if you are very interested in the American Civil War.
The amount of research and detail involved in writing these books is staggering and the story is told in a very interesting way.
For years, I had looked at those volumes on book store shelves, and promised myself that I would read it.
I did not order this and have a three volume boxed set of this series. It certainly is one of the best Civil War book I have read. Read morePublished 16 hours ago by James Montague
I was able to purchase this 3 volume set for my husband, who is a Civil War buff. He told me these books are written in such a manner that the reader feels he is part of the... Read morePublished 21 days ago by Joann C. Supulski
Three volumes totaling nearing 3,000 pages that cannot be put down. It reads like novel but is a history we all need to know. What an amazing effort by Foote!Published 27 days ago by Warren Dennis
A great companion to Ken Burns production from this series of books. So much in here you were never taught in school.Published 29 days ago by dennis arner
if you're ready to digest 1000 pages of civil war history, this is for you. (i was) you can hear foote's drawl speaking to you from every page. highly recommended.Published 1 month ago by jeff roll
It's history that reads like a novel. Three volumes totaling more than 2,000 pages. It's a commitment to tackle it, but a worthwhile trip.Published 1 month ago by Warren Dennis
I've read Mr. Foote's trilogy many years ago and it is an amazing rendition. The author is a magnificent story-teller and was an integral part of Ken Burns' monumental documentary. Read morePublished 2 months ago by lonestarmike
The used book store's description of the condition of the set was accurate to a "t". It was in nearly perfect condition, and arrived promptly. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Ray flugel
I worked as an acquiring editor for a major book publisher most of my career. I enjoyed seeing Shelby Foote on Ken Burns' The Civil War (PBS series) and looked forward to reading... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Latteville Jim