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Jeff Shaara

Jeff Shaara is the New York Times bestselling author of The Steel Wave, The Rising Tide, To the Last Man, The Glorious Cause, Rise to Rebellion, and Gone for Soldiers, as well as Gods and Generals and The Last Full Measure–two novels that complete the Civil War trilogy that began with his father’s Pulitzer Prize—winning classic The Killer Angels. Shaara was born into a family of Italian immigrants in New Brunswick, New Jersey. He grew up in Tallahassee, Florida, and graduated from Florida State University. He lives in Gettysburg.

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The Smoke at Dawn
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Hardcover | June 2014
$28.00/34.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-52741-7 (0-345-52741-0)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER 

Jeff Shaara returns to the Civil War terrain he knows so well, with the latest novel in the series that started with A Blaze of Glory and A Chain of Thunder. In The Smoke at Dawn, the last great push of the Army of the Cumberland sets the... Read more






The Smoke at Dawn
Written by Jeff Shaara
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | June 2014
$28.00/34.00(Canada) | 978-0-8041-9442-6 (0-8041-9442-4)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER 

Jeff Shaara returns to the Civil War terrain he knows so well, with the latest novel in the series that started with A Blaze of Glory and A Chain of Thunder. In The Smoke at Dawn, the last great push of the Army of the Cumberland sets the... Read more






A Chain of Thunder
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Trade Paperback | May 2014
$17.00/20.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-52739-4 (0-345-52739-9)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Continuing the series that began with A Blaze of Glory, Jeff Shaara returns to chronicle another decisive chapter in America’s long and bloody Civil War. In A Chain of Thunder, the action shifts to the fortress city of Vicksburg, Mississippi. There, in the vaunted “Gibraltar of the Confederacy,” a... Read more






A Chain of Thunder
Written by Jeff Shaara
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | May 2013
$28.00/34.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-99088-4 (0-307-99088-5)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Continuing the series that began with A Blaze of Glory, Jeff Shaara returns to chronicle another decisive chapter in America’s long and bloody Civil War. In A Chain of Thunder, the action shifts to the fortress city of Vicksburg, Mississippi. There, in the vaunted “Gibraltar of the Confederacy,” a... Read more






A Chain of Thunder
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Hardcover | May 2013
$28.00/34.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-52738-7 (0-345-52738-0)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Continuing the series that began with A Blaze of Glory, Jeff Shaara returns to chronicle another decisive chapter in America’s long and bloody Civil War. In A Chain of Thunder, the action shifts to the fortress city of Vicksburg, Mississippi. There, in the vaunted “Gibraltar of the Confederacy,” a... Read more






A Blaze of Glory
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Trade Paperback | April 2013
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-52736-3 (0-345-52736-4)

“[An] exciting read . . . [Jeff] Shaara returns to the U.S. Civil War in this first book of a new trilogy. . . . This novel is meticulously researched and brings a vivid reality to the historical events depicted.”—Library Journal
 
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Spring 1862. The Confederate Army in the... Read more






A Blaze of Glory
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Hardcover | May 2012
$28.00/34.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-52735-6 (0-345-52735-6)

In the first novel of a spellbinding new trilogy, New York Times bestselling author Jeff Shaara returns to the Civil War terrain he knows best. A Blaze of Glory takes us to the action-packed Western Theater for a vivid re-creation of one of the war’s bloodiest and most iconic engagements—the Battle... Read more






A Blaze of Glory
Written by Jeff Shaara
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | May 2012
$28.00/34.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-99064-8 (0-307-99064-8)

In the first novel of a spellbinding new trilogy, New York Times bestselling author Jeff Shaara returns to the Civil War terrain he knows best. A Blaze of Glory takes us to the action-packed Western Theater for a vivid re-creation of one of the war’s bloodiest and most iconic engagements—the Battle... Read more






The Final Storm
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Trade Paperback | January 2012
$16.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-49795-6 (0-345-49795-3)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
With the war in Europe winding down in the spring of 1945, the United States turns its vast military resources toward a furious assault on the last great stepping-stone to Japan—the heavily fortified island of Okinawa. The three-month battle in the Pacific theater will feature some of the...

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The Final Storm
Written by Jeff Shaara
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | May 2011
$28.00/33.00(Canada) | 978-0-7393-7820-5 (0-7393-7820-1)

The Final Storm opens a new front in Jeff Shaara’s gripping chronicle of World War II as soldiers, sailors, and marines sacrifice all for one final push toward decisive victory in the fierce maelstrom of the Pacific theater.

As the war in Europe winds down in the wake of the Normandy... Read more






The Final Storm
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Hardcover | May 2011
$28.00/33.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-49794-9 (0-345-49794-5)

The Final Storm opens a new front in Jeff Shaara’s gripping chronicle of World War II as soldiers, sailors, and marines sacrifice all for one final push toward decisive victory in the fierce maelstrom of the Pacific theater.

As the war in Europe winds down in the wake of the Normandy... Read more






No Less Than Victory
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Paperback | April 2011
$9.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-440-42339-3 (0-440-42339-2)

After the success at Normandy, the Allied commanders are confident that the war in Europe will soon be over. But in December 1944, in the Ardennes Forest, the Germans launch a ruthless counteroffensive that begins the Battle of the Bulge. The Führer will spare nothing to preserve his twisted vision of... Read more






No Less Than Victory
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Trade Paperback | June 2010
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-49793-2 (0-345-49793-7)

After the success at Normandy, the Allied commanders are confident that the war in Europe will soon be over. But in December 1944, in the Ardennes Forest, the Germans launch a ruthless counteroffensive that begins the Battle of the Bulge—the last gasp by Hitler’s forces and some of the most brutal... Read more






No Less Than Victory
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Hardcover | November 2009
$28.00/35.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-49792-5 (0-345-49792-9)

No Less Than Victory is the crowning achievement in master storyteller Jeff Shaara’s soaring World War II trilogy, revealing the European war’s unforgettable and harrowing final act.

After the success of the Normandy invasion, the Allied commanders are buoyantly confident that the war in Europe will be over in a matter of... Read more






The Steel Wave
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Paperback | October 2009
$9.99/12.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-46139-1 (0-345-46139-8)

General Dwight Eisenhower commands a diverse army that must destroy Hitler’s European fortress. On the coast of France, German commander Erwin Rommel prepares for the coming invasion, as the Führer thwarts the strategies Rommel knows will succeed. Meanwhile, Sergeant Jesse Adams, a veteran of the 82nd Airborne, parachutes with his men... Read more






The Steel Wave
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Trade Paperback | May 2009
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-46140-7 (0-345-46140-1)

General Dwight Eisenhower commands a diverse army that must destroy Hitler’s European fortress. On the coast of France, German commander Erwin Rommel prepares for the coming invasion, as the Führer thwarts the strategies Rommel knows will succeed. Meanwhile, Sergeant Jesse Adams, a veteran of the 82nd Airborne, parachutes with his men... Read more






The Rising Tide
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Paperback | May 2008
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-46137-7 (0-345-46137-1)

A modern master of the historical novel, Jeff Shaara has painted brilliant depictions of the Civil War, the Revolutionary War, and World War I. Now he embarks upon his most ambitious epic, a trilogy about the military conflict that defined the twentieth century. The Rising Tide begins a staggering work of... Read more






The Steel Wave
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Hardcover | May 2008
$28.00/33.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-46142-1 (0-345-46142-8)

Jeff Shaara, America’s premier author of military historical fiction, brings us the centerpiece of his epic trilogy of the Second World War.

General Dwight Eisenhower once again commands a diverse army that must find its single purpose in the destruction of Hitler’s European fortress. His primary subordinates, Omar Bradley and Bernard... Read more






The Rising Tide
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Trade Paperback | September 2007
$15.95/21.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-46138-4 (0-345-46138-X)

A modern master of the historical novel, Jeff Shaara has painted brilliant depictions of the Civil War, the Revolutionary War, and World War I. Now he embarks upon his most ambitious epic, a trilogy about the military conflict that defined the twentieth century. The Rising Tide begins a staggering work of... Read more






The Rising Tide
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Hardcover | November 2006
$27.95/36.95(Canada) | 978-0-345-46141-4 (0-345-46141-X)

A modern master of the historical novel, Jeff Shaara has painted brilliant depictions of the Civil War, the Revolutionary War, and World War I. Now he embarks upon his most ambitious epic, a trilogy about the military conflict that defined the twentieth century. The Rising Tide begins a staggering work of... Read more






Jeff Shaara's Civil War Battlefields
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Trade Paperback | April 2006
$20.00/24.95(Canada) | 978-0-345-46488-0 (0-345-46488-5)

TRAVEL THROUGH A PIVOTAL TIME IN AMERICAN HISTORY

Jeff Shaara, America’s premier Civil War novelist, gives a remarkable guided tour of the ten Civil War battlefields every American should visit: Shiloh, Antietam, Fredericksburg/Chancellorsville, Gettysburg, Vicksburg, New Market, Chickamauga, the Wilderness/Spotsylvania, Cold Harbor, and Petersburg/Appomattox. Shaara explores the history, the people, and the... Read more






To the Last Man
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Trade Paperback | August 2005
$15.95/22.95(Canada) | 978-0-345-46136-0 (0-345-46136-3)

Jeff Shaara has enthralled readers with his New York Times bestselling novels set during the Civil War and the American Revolution. Now the acclaimed author turns to World War I, bringing to life the sweeping, emotional story of the war that devastated a generation and established America as a world power.

Spring... Read more






To the Last Man
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Hardcover | October 2004
$27.95/39.95(Canada) | 978-0-345-46134-6 (0-345-46134-7)

Jeff Shaara has enthralled readers with his New York Times bestselling novels set during the Civil War and the American Revolution. Now the acclaimed author turns to World War I, bringing to life the sweeping, emotional story of the war that devastated a generation and established America as a world power.

Spring... Read more






Rise to Rebellion
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Trade Paperback | June 2004
$15.95/23.95(Canada) | 978-0-345-42754-0 (0-345-42754-8)

Jeff Shaara dazzled readers with his bestselling novels Gods and Generals, The Last Full Measure, and Gone for Soldiers. Now the acclaimed author who illuminated the Civil War and the Mexican-American War brilliantly brings to life the American Revolution, creating a superb saga of the men who helped to forge the... Read more






Gone for Soldiers
Written by Jeff Shaara
Ballantine Books | Paperback | November 2003
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-42752-6 (0-345-42752-1)

With his acclaimed New York Times bestsellers Gods and Generals and The Last Full Measure, Jeff Shaara expanded upon his father's Pulitzer Prize-winning Civil War classic, The Killer Angels--ushering the reader through the poignant drama of this most bloody chapter in our history. Now, in Gone for Soldiers, Jeff Shaara carries... Read more





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