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Shelby Foote Quotes

Two of the best book quotes from Shelby Foote
  1. #1
    “On Lee as commander: “He had a cheerful dignity and could praise them (his men) without seeming to court their favor.”
  2. #2
    “The Civil War defined us as what we are and it opened us to being what we became, good and bad things... It was the crossroads of our being, and it was a hell of a crossroads.”
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