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4 edition of The how and why wonder book of the Civil War. found in the catalog.

The how and why wonder book of the Civil War.

Earl Schenck Miers

The how and why wonder book of the Civil War.

by Earl Schenck Miers

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Published by Grosset & Dunlap in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIllustrated by Leonard Vosburgh.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesHow and why wonder books
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE468 .M53
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p.
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5817088M
      LC Control Number61001742
      OCLC/WorldCa1880269

      To find the wellsprings of Civil War valor, James McPherson has read diaries and at le letters of 1, Civil War soldiers. "It would be close to the truth," he writes, "to say that Civil War soldiers wrote" For Cause and Comrades."They articulated their motives for fighting far above my poor power to add or detract" (vii).Author: Christopher Waldrep. Stolz (Coco Grimes, , etc.) fleshes out—barely—a sentimental Civil War ballad about brothers who share a hobby horse, and years later, another steed in the aftermath of battle. Tom Rigby's excitement as he awakens on his ninth birthday changes to outrage when he learns that the slave Aaron, a companion to him and his twin for most of their lives, has been summarily ``sent to the.

        It is no wonder, then, that the Civil War has been the site of the most creative and significant efforts to wrestle this contradiction into submission, to turn the Civil War into proof of continuity. Discover Richmond Airport Civil War Fortifications in Richmond, Virginia: The airport was once a Civil War battleground, and the earthwork defenses can still be seen today.

        At the beginning of the war, a pound sack of salt in New Orleans cost 50 cents. By , the price was $ By , the price was $ Soon, Southern states offered rewards to Author: Anne Ewbank. - Explore admackenzie's board "Book Series" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Book series, Military history and Wonder book.


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The how and why wonder book of the Civil War. [Earl Schenck Miers; Donald D Wolf; Leonard Vosburgh] -- A brief history of the Civil War, with the reasons for which the struggle was fought, and an evaluation of the leaders of both sides. 65 How And Why Series by Wonder Books New York.

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The American Civil War (–) was a civil war in the United States of America. Eleven Southern slave states declared their secession from the United States and formed the Confederate States of America, also known as "the Confederacy".

Book review: ‘American War’ — a grim novel about a second American Civil War I’ve been harping in this blog for awhile on the possibility of another American division, so I was interested Author: Thomas E.

Ricks. Hello there. We actually have a book list that is compiled and maintained by our flaired users. Given your question, I might recommend a couple volumes off the "Early Modern Britain" section of the book list: Conrad Russell's The Causes of the English Civil War and Mark Kishlansky's A Monarchy Transformed.

(shelved 3 times as civil-war-fiction) avg rating — 3, ratings — published Want to Read saving. Part 1 of Wonder is called "August"—as in our main man, not the last month of summer vacation. With this in mind, it makes sense that the book begins with Auggie introducing himself by explaining some of the ways he is and isn't ordinary.

Ordinary: he eats ice cream, rides his bike, has an Xbox and a dog. "Civil War" is a – Marvel Comics crossover storyline consisting of a seven-issue limited series of the same name written by Mark Millar and penciled by Steve McNiven, and various other tie-in books published by Marvel at the character(s): Iron Man, Captain America, Spider.

The Essentials: Six Books on the Civil War These six histories of the Civil War that are must-reads if you want to better understand the conflict A group of officers in Culpeper, Virginia reading. White Mane titles were once a staple of Civil War sections in bookstores, and it wasn't uncommon to see a copy of Ross's Civil War Acoustic Shadows ().

I never did read that one, or his other book Trial by Fire: Science, Technology and the Civil War (), but it's always nice to see an author return to the fold after a long break. ‘Captain America: Civil War’ Is Comic-Book Cinema Without the Wonder by Bilge Ebiri.

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