Shelby Foote, the Mississippi-born, currently Tennessee-based novelist and historian became something of a celebrity after his appearances in Ken Burns's PBS television series, The Civil War. Foote was enlisted as a narrator because of his exhaustive knowledge of the subject and his reputation as hi....
"Shelby Foote's Civil War: A Classic Tale Now Lavishly Illustrated,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 1
Available at: https://repository.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol1/iss2/42