The Civil War. A Narrative – Volume 1. Fort Sumter to Perryville

1) The Civil War: A Narrative – Volume 1. Fort Sumter to Perryville – Shelby Foote
Vintage Books | 1986 | EPUB

This first volume of Shelby Foote’s classic narrative of the Civil War opens with Jefferson Davis’s farewell to the United Senate and ends on the bloody battlefields of Antietam and Perryville, as the full, horrible scope of America’s great war becomes clear. Exhaustively researched and masterfully written, Foote’s epic account of the Civil War unfolds like a classic novel.

2) The Civil War: A Narrative – Volume 2. Fredericksburg to Meridian – Shelby Foote
Vintage Books | 1986 | EPUB

Focused on the pivotal year of 1863, the second volume of Shelby Foote’s masterful narrative history brings to life the Battle of Gettysburg and Grant’s Vicksburg campaign and covers some of the most dramatic and important moments in the Civil War.

3) The Civil War: A Narrative – Volume 3. Red River to Appomattox – Shelby Foote
Vintage Books | 1986 | EPUB

This final volume of Shelby Foote’s masterful narrative history of the Civil War brings to life the military endgame, the surrender at Appomattox, and the tragic dénouement of the war—the assassination of President Lincoln.