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By Michael Shaara | Comments: ( 672 ) | Date: ( Sep 18, 2019 )

Michael Shaara published many short stories during the course of his early career as an author before getting his first novel published The Broken Place He wrote science fiction stories for the pulp magazines with names like Galaxy and Fantastic Universe, but also domestic dramas and humorous stories for magazines such as Cosmopolitan and Redbook, McCall s and The SaturdMichael Shaara published many short stories during the course of his early career as an author before getting his first novel published The Broken Place He wrote science fiction stories for the pulp magazines with names like Galaxy and Fantastic Universe, but also domestic dramas and humorous stories for magazines such as Cosmopolitan and Redbook, McCall s and The Saturday Evening Post, and even one for Playboy A couple of stories were published in a 1982 collection called Soldier Boy, and a few remained unpublished until released as electronic editions in 2014 This is the first time, anywhere, that all the short stories of this Pulitzer Prize winning author for The Killer Angels have been collected in one place published and unpublished, science fiction and everything else If you ve read the novels of Michael Shaara, see where it all started on the magazine pages


  • Title: Michael Shaara: The Collected Short Stories
  • Author: Michael Shaara
  • ISBN: 9781623061067
  • Page: 410
  • Format: ebook

About Author:

Michael Shaara

Michael Shaara was an American writer of science fiction, sports fiction, and historical fiction He was born to Italian immigrant parents the family name was originally spelled Sciarra, which in Italian is pronounced the same way in Jersey City, New Jersey, graduated from Rutgers University in 1951, and served as a sergeant in the 82nd Airborne division prior to the Korean War.Before Shaara began selling science fiction stories to fiction magazines in the 1950s, he was an amateur boxer and police officer He later taught literature at Florida State University while continuing to write fiction The stress of this and his smoking caused him to have a heart attack at the early age of 36 from which he fully recovered His novel about the Battle of Gettysburg, The Killer Angels, won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1975 Shaara died of another heart attack in 1988.Shaara s son, Jeffrey Shaara, is also a popular writer of historical fiction most notably sequels to his father s best known novel His most famous is the prequel to The Killer Angels, Gods and Generals Jeffrey was the one to finally get Michael s last book, For Love of the Game, published three years after he died Today there is a Michael Shaara Award for Excellence in Civil War Fiction, established by Jeffrey Shaara, awarded yearly at Gettysburg College.



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