Haven, Kendall.

Voices of the American Civil War : Stories of Men, Women, and Children Who Lived Through the War Between the States - Santa Barbara : ABC-CLIO, 2002. - 1 online resource (365 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

Contents; Introduction; How to Use This Book; Before the War at a Glance: The Gathering Thunder; 1861 at a Glance: Passions Boil; the Bloodshed Begins!; 1862 at a Glance: A Deadly Tug of War; 1863 at a Glance: The Tide Turns; 1864 at a Glance: The Endless End; 1865 at a Glance: Johnny Comes Marching Home; Epilogue: The Road to Reconstruction, April-June 1865; Glossary; References; Index

Immerse your students in these 27 gripping accounts of men, women, and children-from the North and the South-who lived, fought, and survived the Civil War. Following the same format as Voices of the American Revolution, nationally acclaimed author and storyteller Kendall Haven takes you on a journey through the Civil War, giving students a well-rounded understanding of this four-year upheaval. All characters in the book are real, and the stories are historically accurate.||Followed by a variety of learning extensions-objective questions, research projects, hands-on learning activities, and open-ended points to ponder for discussion-all stories complement the history curriculum and support National History Standards.

9780313009150 91.00 (NL)


United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Study and teaching.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States -- History.


Electronic books.

E655 .H27 2002

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