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The U.S. Civil War : why they fought

by Grayson, Robert, 1951-

Format: Print Book 2016
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
North Versailles Public Library Juvenile Nonfiction J 973.7 GRAY
Location  North Versailles Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 973.7 GRAY
 
 
Summary
How did a country once so united split in two? Why did the South feel that the North threatened their traditions and livelihood? Why did the North only want to fight in the South's territory? From the campaign for emancipation to the brutal battlefield, The U.S. Civil War: Why They Fought reveals the motivations behind the U.S. Civil War from all sides. Go beyond names and dates and ask: what were they fight for?
Contents
Divided nation
Democracy at stake
Guns blazing
No middle ground
Freedom on the line
Fight to the end
United again.

Additional Information
Series What were they fighting for?
Subjects United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Causes -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1849-1861 -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher North Mankato, Minnesota :2016
Language English
Description 64 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9780756551681
0756551684
9780756551728
0756551722
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