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Michael Shaara

Michael Shaara was born in Jersey City in 1929 and graduated from Rutgers University in 1951. His early science fiction short stories were published in Galaxy magazine in 1952. He later began writing other works of fiction and published more than seventy short stories in many magazines, including The Saturday Evening Post, Cosmopolitan, and Redbook. His first novel, The Broken Place, was published in 1968. But it was a simple family vacation to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in 1966 that gave him the inspiration for his greatest achievement, the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Killer Angels, published in 1974. Michael Shaara went on to... Read More

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For Love of the Game
Written by Michael Shaara
Ballantine Books | Trade Paperback | March 1997
$12.95/16.95(Canada) | 978-0-345-40892-1 (0-345-40892-6)

Billy Chapel is a baseball legend, a man who has devoted his life to the game he loves and plays so well. But because of his unsurpassed skill and innocent faith, he has been betrayed. Now it's the final game of the season, and Billy's got one last chance to prove... Read more






The Killer Angels
Written by Michael Shaara
Modern Library | Hardcover | November 2004
$24.00/27.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-64324-1 (0-679-64324-9)

A reissue of a Pulitzer prize-winning classic, and now the major motion picture GETTYSBURG. As a result of these acclamations, this book is considered one of the greatest novels written on the Civil War. Read more






The Killer Angels
Written by Michael Shaara
Ballantine Books | Hardcover | May 2001
$27.00/32.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-44412-7 (0-345-44412-4)

After more than a quarter of a century and three million copies in print, Michael Shaara’s Pulitzer Prize-winning Civil War classic, The Killer Angels, remains as vivid and powerful as the day it was originally published. This handsome new hardcover edition introduces a whole new generation to Shaara’s masterpiece–and offers readers... Read more






The Killer Angels
Written by Michael Shaara
Ballantine Books | Trade Paperback | May 1996
$16.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-40727-6 (0-345-40727-X)

“My favorite historical novel . . . a superb re-creation of the Battle of Gettysburg, but its real importance is its insight into what the war was about, and what it meant.”—James M. McPherson
 
In the four most bloody and courageous days of our nation’s history, two armies fought for... Read more






The Killer Angels
Written by Michael Shaara
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | April 2011
$24.00/27.00(Canada) | 978-0-7393-7816-8 (0-7393-7816-3)

A reissue of a Pulitzer prize-winning classic, and now the major motion picture GETTYSBURG. As a result of these acclamations, this book is considered one of the greatest novels written on the Civil War.


From the Hardcover edition. Read more






The Killer Angels
Written by Michael Shaara
Ballantine Books | Paperback | August 1987
$7.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-34810-4 (0-345-34810-9)

“My favorite historical novel . . . a superb re-creation of the Battle of Gettysburg, but its real importance is its insight into what the war was about, and what it meant.”—James M. McPherson
 
In the four most bloody and courageous days of our nation’s history, two armies fought for... Read more





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