|Plot Summary of The Civil War, A Narrative|
|"Perhaps the finest account of the American Civil War written in an easy to read manner. Shelby foote tells us the story of this great conflict of the 19th century in a marvelous way."
Robert A. Guisepi Ph.d, Resident Scholar
|Review Analysis of The Civil War, A Narrative|
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Kind Of History
Time of history:
- 19th century
History of military?
History of a people?
Subjects of this Historical Account
Ethnicity (if plays a major part)
Is the portrayal sympathetic?
- Somewhat sympathetic
- Deep South
How much gore?
- 6 ()
How fast-paced is the book?
- 4 ()
Accounts of torture and death?
- generic/vague references to death/punishment
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How much focus on stories of individuals?
- Focuses mostly on history of key players
Minor characters feature lots of:
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