Shelby Foote

“He is the kind of person I should expect to rescue one from a mad dog at any risk but then insist on a stoical indifference to the fright afterward." Jefferson Davis's future wife describing him at first meeting.”


Shelby Foote, The Civil War, Vol. 1: Fort Sumter to Perryville
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The Civil War, Vol. 1: Fort Sumter to Perryville The Civil War, Vol. 1: Fort Sumter to Perryville by Shelby Foote
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