Student, University North Carolina, 1937. Doctor of Letters (honorary), University of the South, 1981. Doctor of Letters (honorary), Southwestern University, 1982.
Doctor of Letters (honorary), University South Carolina, 1991. Doctor of Letters (honorary), University North Carolina, 1992. Doctor of Letters (honorary), Millsaps University, 1993.
Doctor of Letters (honorary), Notre Dame University, 1994. Doctor of Letters (honorary), College William and Mary, 1999. Doctor of Letters (honorary), Loyola University, 1999.
- Jordan County, a Landscape in Narrative
- Stories look into the lives of such diverse characters as a Black horn player doomed by tuberculosis and convulsive jealousy, a tormented and ineffectual aristocrat, and a half-wild frontiersman who builds a plantation in Choctaw territory only to watch i Title: Jordan County Author: Foote, Shelby Publisher: Random House Inc Publication Date: 1992/06/01 Number of Pages: Binding Type: PAPERBACK Library of Congress: 91050723
- Jordan County: A Novel
- Before Shelby Foote under took his epic history of the Civil War, he wrote this fictional chronicle -- "a landscape in narrative" -- of Jordan County, Mississippi, a place where the traumas of slavery, war, and Reconstruction are as tangible as rock formations.
- Conversations With Shelby Foote (Literary Conversations Series)
- Interviews spanning thirty-seven years of the American author's career cover his feelings on the art of writing, life in the South, writers who have influenced him, and the Civil War.
- Follow Me Down: A Novel
- A mesmerizing novel of faith, passion, and murder by the author of The Civil War: A Narrative.
Born November 17, 1916
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