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Love in a Dry Season

Shelby Foote


PUBLISHED: 30th June 1992
ISBN: 9780679736189
ANNOTATION:
A magnificently orchestrated novel of two Depression-era Mississippi families which is "as modern as today's newpaper, as old as Mosaic law" (The New York Times) and renders the clash between North and South with a violence all the more shocking for its intimacy.
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PUBLISHED: 30th June 1992
ISBN: 9780679736189
ANNOTATION:
A magnificently orchestrated novel of two Depression-era Mississippi families which is "as modern as today's newpaper, as old as Mosaic law" (The New York Times) and renders the clash between North and South with a violence all the more shocking for its intimacy.

Annotation

A magnificently orchestrated novel of two Depression-era Mississippi families which is "as modern as today's newpaper, as old as Mosaic law" (The New York Times) and renders the clash between North and South with a violence all the more shocking for its intimacy.

Publisher Description

Shelby Foote's novel of two Depression-era Mississippi families anticipates much of the subject matter of his monumental Civil War trilogy, rendering the clash between North and South with a violence all the more shocking for its intimacy.

Author Biography

Although he now makes his home in Memphis, Tennessee. Shelby Foote comes from a long line of Mississippians. He was born in Greenville, Mississippi, and attended school there until he entered the University of North Carolina. During World War II he served in the European theater as a captain of field artillery. In the period since the war, he has written five novels: Tournament, Follow Mc Down, Love in a Dry Season, Shiloh and Jordan County. He has been awarded three Guggenheim fellowships.

Product Details

Author
Shelby Foote
Short Title
LOVE IN A DRY SEASON
Pages
256
Language
English
ISBN-10
0679736182
ISBN-13
9780679736189
Media
Book
Format
Paperback
Year
1992
Publication Date
1992-06-30
Country of Publication
United States
Series
Vintage
Publisher
Vintage Books
Residence
Memphis, TN, US
Audience
General/Trade
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