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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.
We were thrilled to get this volume at such a reasonable price. Our son will be delighted to add it to his collection of Civil War literature. Thank you!!Published 4 days ago by Cari Duke
Excellent story but you have to love the Civil War to stay with this set. But if you want one good source for Civil War history this is for you.Published 10 days ago by toilet guy
a must have for cival war enthusiasts. very in depth...hats off to ShelbyPublished 24 days ago by James A. Sawicki
A trilogy of the Civil War with the story telling style of Shelby Foote. As I read every word I could hear the narrative as if Shelby was talking on Ken Burns documentary. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Warren safford
Dense, detailed and wonderfully written history of the war, with fascinating insight into the personalities and politics at play throughout. Read morePublished 1 month ago by doogie
As the title of this review indicates, I have issues with this edition but the writing itself is of course a treasure: if I could give Shelby Foote six stars I would. Read morePublished 1 month ago by MH in GA