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Shelby Foote

Author, Historian (17-Nov-1916 — 27-Jun-2005)


William C. Carter (editor). Conversations with Shelby Foote. University Press of Mississippi. 1989. 276pp.

C. Stuart Chapman. Shelby Foote: A Writer's Life. University Press of Mississippi. 2003. 317pp.

James Panabaker. Shelby Foote and the Art of History: Two Gates to the City. University of Tennessee Press. 2004. 238pp.

Robert L. Phillips, Jr.. Shelby Foote: Novelist and Historian. University Press of Mississippi. 1991. 272pp.

Jay Tolson (editor). The Correspondence of Shelby Foote and Walker Percy. W. W. Norton & Co.. 1998. 310pp.

Helen White; Redding S. Sugg. Shelby Foote. Twayne. 1982. 150pp.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of American Writers

  6. Contemporary Novelists (pp.418-20)

  7. The Oxford Companion to American Literature, 5th Edition (p.254)

  8. Twentieth Century Authors, First Supplement (p.332)

  9. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.244)

  10. Britannica Almanac 2006 (p.124)

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