The Civil War Trilogy: Gods and Generals / The Killer Angels / The Last Full Measure

The Civil War Trilogy: Gods and Generals / The Killer Angels / The Last Full Measure

Michael Shaara, Jeff Shaara


Michael Shaara reinvented the warfare novel together with his Pulitzer Prize–winning masterpiece of Gettysburg, The Killer Angels. Jeff Shaara persisted his father’s legacy with a sequence of centuries-spanning New York instances bestsellers. This quantity assembles 3 Civil conflict novels from America’s first relations of army fiction: Gods and Generals, The Killer Angels, and The final complete Measure.
 
Gods and Generals strains the lives, passions, and careers of the nice army leaders—Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson, Winfield Scott Hancock, Joshua Chamberlain—from the collection clouds of struggle. The Killer Angels re-creates the struggle for America’s future within the conflict of Gettysburg, the 4 such a lot bloody and brave days of our nation’s historical past. And The final complete Measure brings to existence the ultimate years of the Civil battle, chasing the escalating clash among Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant—complicated, heroic, and deeply stricken men—through to its riveting end at Appomattox.
 
Praise for Michael Shaara and Jeff Shaara’s Civil struggle trilogy
 
“Brilliant doesn't even start to describe the Shaara gift.”—The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
 
“Shaara’s fantastically delicate novel delves deeply within the empathetic realm of psycho-history, the place enemies don't exist—just mortal males pressured to make the most important judgements and continue to exist at the comparable battlefield.”—San Francisco Chronicle, on Gods and Generals
 
“Remarkable . . . a publication that modified my lifestyles . . . I had by no means visited Gettysburg, knew virtually not anything approximately that conflict ahead of I learn the ebook, yet right here all of it got here alive.”—Ken Burns, on The Killer Angels
 
The final complete Measure is greater than one other old novel. it's rooted in background, yet its energy is the part of humanity flowing via its characters. . . . The e-book is compelling, effortless to learn, good researched and written, and thought-provoking. . . . briefly, it's every thing reader might ask for.”—Chicago Tribune

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