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12 incredible facts about the US Civil War

by Grayson, Robert, 1951-

Format: Print Book 2015
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
South Park Library Juvenile j973.7 GRA
Location  South Park Library
 
Collection  Juvenile
 
Call Number  j973.7 GRA
 
 
Summary
Examines the 12 most amazing facts about the US Civil War. Full-color spreads provide information about the event's critical moments, key players, and lasting effects paired with interesting sidebars, questions to consider, and a timeline.
Contents
Southern states form independent nation
US Army officers resign to join the Confederacy
Early Confederate victories stun Union forces
Women charge into battle disguised as men
War introduces new military technology
Freed slaves join Union Army
General "Stonewall" Jackson is accidentally shot
Victories help the Union
Sherman's march to the sea destroys the South
As Confederates surrender, Union troops salute
Casualties make Civil War bloodiest conflict
Lincoln becomes one of the War's last victims
12 key dates.

Additional Information
Series Turning points in US history (12 Story Library (Firm))
Subjects United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher North Mankato, MN :2015
Other Titles Twelve incredible facts about the US Civil War
US Civil War
Language English
Description 32 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
ISBN 9781632351333
1632351331
9781632351760
1632351765
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