Shelby Foote

Shelby Foote

Shelby Dade Foote, Jr. was an American historian and novelist who wrote 'The Civil War: A Narrative', a three-volume history of the war. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Shelby Foote has 11 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1994 Booknotes. The year with the most videos was 1996 with three videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2001 with an average of 13,037 views per program. Most appearances with Brian Lamb (5), Christopher Hitchens (2). Most common tags: Arts & Literature, About Books, Depression & War (1929-1945).

Appearances by Title:Author Videos: 11

Recent Appearances

  • BookTV In Depth Vignettes

    BookTV In Depth Vignettes

    In Depth focused on the lives and writings of numerous authors. Authors included Shelby Foote, Ray Kurzweil, Taylor Branch, John…

  • <em>Why Read?</em>

    Why Read?

    Professor Edmundson talks about his book Why Read?, published by Bloomsbury USA. The book is on the relationship between a…

  • Writings of William Faulkner

    Writings of William Faulkner

    From Rowan Oak, William Faulkner’s home, the guests talked about his life and his writings, focusing on the Yoknapatawpha County novels.…

  • Shelby Foote on Faulkner

    Shelby Foote on Faulkner

    Mr. Foote talked about the writings of William Faulkner and his view of the South.

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