The Civil War Library

Age Level: 8–9  Grade Level: 3–4

A series of elementary-level books, with each title focusing on a different highlight or aspect of the Civil War. Each book will be informational and historically accurate, use chapter format and simple sentences. The visually striking design features historical photos.

  • Civil War history comes alive for young readers
  • Appropriate vocabulary means reading success
  • Lively color design, appealing period photos and paintings
  • Supports the Reading and Social Studies curricula
  • 7 1/2" x 9"
  • 48pp.
  • Illus. with color and black-and-white photographs
  • Contains a further reading list, Internet addresses, maps, a timeline, a glossary, chapter notes, and an index
  • Spring 2004
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African-American Soldiers in the Civil War

African-American Soldiers in the Civil War

Fighting for Freedom

Carin T. Ford
The role of blacks in the Civil War has been largely overlooked in history books. Many students are unaware that thousands upon thousands of black soldiers risked their lives for the chance to live as free Americans...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-2254-6
Binding: Library Ed.
List Price: $25.27
Discount Price: $18.95

Slavery and the Underground Railroad

Slavery and the Underground Railroad

Bound for Freedom

Carin T. Ford
“I have only one life to lose. I had as well be killed running as die standing.” The famous runaway slave Frederick Douglass eloquently expressed many slaves’ feelings. Carin T. Ford’s compelling history begins with the arrival of Africans in America...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-2251-5
Binding: Library Ed.
List Price: $25.27
Discount Price: $18.95

The Battle of Gettysburg and Lincoln's Gettysburg Address

The Battle of Gettysburg and Lincoln's Gettysburg Address

Carin T. Ford
“Four score and seven years ago . . .” These are familiar words to most Americans. But what led President Lincoln to give his famous speech on a dismal November day in 1863? The answer is the Battle of Gettysburg, one of the bloodiest battles ever fought on American soil...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-2253-9
Binding: Library Ed.
List Price: $25.27
Discount Price: $18.95

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