Before Gettysburg made them Killer Angels,
the fire of war made them more than men.

A Novel of the Civil War
Jeff Shaara

The Killer Angels, Michael Shaara's classic Civil War novel about the men who led the fight at the Battle of Gettysburg, was a major literary event, winning the Pulitzer Prize, becoming a #1 bestseller, and selling more than two million copies.

Now, in Gods and Generals, Jeff Shaara carries on his father's vision in an epic story that traces the lives, passions, and careers of these great military leaders from the first rumors of war to the eve of Gettysburg.

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Now available...The Last Full Measure, the next Civil War novel by Jeff Shaara! Read sample chapters, an interview with Jeff, and a chronology of the events of the book.

Also available from Random House--Confederates in the Attic.
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Tony Horwitz returns to his childhood obsession, the Civil War, to lead readers on a high-spirited journey to the places and lives held captive by its legacy. Visit the Confederates in the Attic feature site and read Farbs, Fire-Ants and Catfish Whiskers: A Deep South Diary, Tony's diary while writing Confederates in the Attic.

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