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For years, I had looked at those volumes on book store shelves, and promised myself that I would read it.
That said, these volumes do an outstanding job of recounting both the macro military/political issues and the anecdotes and detail which make history come alive.
Shelby Foote's books are a great and rare resource for Civil War history buffs and I highly recommend this book set.
A wonderful chronology with incredible insight to the most trying time yet in America's history! A gifted writer and lectured brings the history of the Civil War to life, with... Read morePublished 3 days ago by Judge Hal Moroz
My son hates reading but loves history. One of his teachers suggested we buy him this set of books. My son has actually started reading the first book and is enjoying it. Read morePublished 22 days ago by EmZed
This is exactly what my husband wanted, but he didn't tell me until close to Christmas. The beautiful set came in perfect condition in time to be wrapped for Christmas. Read morePublished 28 days ago by C. Jewell
A beautiful set of books. And Shelby Foote's style makes for an amazing read.Published 1 month ago by Bob Schreiner
What else can be said. If you want to know about the entire war in one read this is the book. A lot to read but never got dull.Published 1 month ago by KB
I am in the midst of reading it, I am taking my time, I don`t want to miss a thing. A great addition to any library. I wish Mr. Foote was still around so I could shake his hand.Published 1 month ago by tex hudson