Stars in Their Courses

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Stars in Their Courses

The Gettysburg Campaign, June-July 1963

By Shelby Foote

Modern Library, Hardcover, 9780679601128, 304pp.

Publication Date: June 28, 1994

Description
Historian/novelist Foote's masterly work has been culled from his critically acclaimed three-volume narrative of the Civil War.


About the Author
Shelby Foote (1916-2005) came from a long line of Mississippians. After attending the University of North Carolina, he served in World War II as a captain of field artillery in the European theater. He wrote six novels and was awarded three Guggenheim fellowships in the twenty-year course of writing his monumental three-volume history, The Civil War: A Narrative.