Shelby Foote Civil War Books

  Relive the Civil War… through the eyes of an old Mississippi boy.. the great author..Shelby Foote.

Ride with Shelby after the opening salvos at Ft.Sumter to Manassas, Battle of Shiloh. Charge across Burnside Bridge at Antietam, 3 days of “thunder” at Gettysburg. A regretful charge at Cold Harbor..and finally peace at Appomattox.

Born in 1916 in “The Old South” ..Shelby sees the Civil War from the perspective that continues to mesmerize a reader with his knowledge..factfinding..and point of view of a Southerner.

Surrounded by family and stories that still reflected the Civil War as it was fought on their soil.


The Civil War: A Narrative: Fort Sumer to Perryville, Vol. 1 [Paperback]

Shelby Foote.."The Civil War" Part 1

Follow Shelby Foote from Ft.Sumter to Perryville..”The Civil War” Part 1

The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 2: Fredericksburg to Meridian [Paperback]

Part 2 of Shelby Foote "The Civil War"

Here Shelby Foote takes you from Fredericksburg to Meridian in part 2 of “The Civil War”

The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 3 : Red River to Appomattox(Paperback)

Part 3 of "The Civil War" by Shelby Foote

The battles continue as we ride with Shelby Foote in part 3 of “The Civil War” .. Red River to Appomattox


The Civil War: A Narrative (complete 3 Vol. Set ) from Ft.Sumter to Appomattox

The Civil War: A Narrative (3 Vol. Set) by Shelby Foote

All three(3) of Shelby Foote’s Civil War narratives in complete “Box Set”


Stars in Their Courses : The Gettysburg Campaign, June-July 1863

Shelby Foote .. "The Gettysburg Campaign"

The hot June of 1863 and Lee marches north to destroy the Army of the Potomac.. meeting his match in a small Pa. town called Gettysburg

The Beleaguered City: The Vicksburg Campaign, December 1862-July 1863 (Modern Library)

"Vicksburg" under siege by Shelby Foote

“Beleaguered City:Vicksburg” .. Shelby captures the desperation of the siege of “Vicksburg”


The Civil War Trilogy Box Set: With American Homer: Reflections Shelby and His Classic The Civil War: A Narrative (Modern Library)

Shelby Foote.."The Civil War" parts 1,2 3 complete

The Complete Shelby Foote box edition..”The Civil War” Parts 1,2&3 with added commentaries .. A COLLECTABLE !


“Shiloh” ( the Epic battle )

Battle of Shiloh

” Shiloh” the battle on the Tennessee River