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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.
If you want to understand the detail of the Civil War....this is the book. It is very well written as a narrative which makes it easy to read. Read morePublished 18 days ago by philippe e harding
The only other writer who can make words on paper come alive with sound and odor is
Bruce Catton. Foote is a master. Read more
My friend in Ireland asked for more information on the Civil War after seeing the movie, "Lincoln. Read morePublished 1 month ago by lola
This is the Civil War, in all it's blundering, heroic, cowardly, bloody, grasping and principled grandeur. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Ferdia
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 3 months 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 4 months 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 4 months 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 4 months ago by dennis arner