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In objectivity, in range, in mastery of detail, in beauty of language and feeling for the people involved, this work surpasses anything else on the subject...It stands alongside the work of the best of them.--New Republic --.
Anyone who wants to relive the Civil War, as thousands of Americans apparently do, will go through this volume with pleasure....Years from now, Foote's monumental narrative most likely will continue to be read and remembered as a classic of its kind. --New York Herald Tribune Book Review --This text refers to the Audio CD edition.
I got tired of reading how the Union generals were so utterly incompetent and the Confederate ones so damned clever. Read morePublished 5 days ago by James W Steeves
If you want to study the Civil War or are interested in it, this is the very best place to start. All 3 volumes are excellent. Read morePublished 29 days ago by JCS
this is the first book in a series of three books. this book tells about the beginning of the civil warPublished 29 days ago by michael halvorson
A good history, well researched. A bit distracting at times with the authors tendency to return time and time again to quotes used earlier in the text. Read morePublished 1 month ago by TW
It would be far easier to read sitting in front of a great US map on the west wall, Southern names with portraits on the south wall, the same for the North on the north wall,... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Guy T. Hoover
Great personal details of the major players and he weaves the geographic span of the war nicely into a single storyPublished 2 months ago by John HTaylor
Shelley foot doesn't excellent job in writing a accurate and concise historical account of the civil war in full detail from start to finish.Published 2 months ago by tim mcalvanah
If anyone wants to know what really happened during the Civil War, this is the series to read. It is a very long book as will be the other two but worth the time and effort to add... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Lin
I am finishing the last part of paper two and the story grows ever more interesting. A living breathing history of our greatest conflict.Published 3 months ago by Tom Waite