Voices of the American Civil War : Stories of Men, Women, and Children Who Lived Through the War Between the States

By: Haven, KendallMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandPublisher: Santa Barbara : ABC-CLIO, 2002Description: 1 online resource (365 p.)ISBN: 9780313009150Subject(s): 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 -- HistoryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Voices of the American Civil War : Stories of Men, Women, and Children Who Lived Through the War Between the StatesDDC classification: 973.7 | 973.7/092 | 973.78 LOC classification: E655 .H27 2002Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
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
Summary: 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.
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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.

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KENDALL HAVEN is a nationally recognized master storyteller and the author of numerous books, including Marvels of Math, Write Right! , and Close Encounters with Deadly Dangers . A former research scientist, he is based in Fulton, California.

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