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Dear America: I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly (Dear America (Reissues))
Dear America: I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly (Dear America (Reissues))
by Joyce Hansen
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Joyce Hansen's Coretta Scott King Honor Book I THOUGHT MY SOUL WOULD RISE AND FLY is now back in print with a gorgeous new package! Patsy, an orphaned slave with a bad leg and a quiet nature, is considered slow by the Davis family. But Patsy's smart... (read more)

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Children at the Battle of Gettysburg
Children at the Battle of Gettysburg
by Robert Jones
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The children of the 19th century were no different than today's kids. Theylooked forward to summer, the end of the school year, playing with theirfriends, and enjoying the pleasant weather. However, it wasn't all fun;most still had their daily chores to... (read more)

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The Scouts of Stonewall: A Story of the Great Valley Campaign
The Scouts of Stonewall: A Story of the Great Valley Campaign
by Joseph A. Altsheler
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General George B. McClellan's powerful Army of the Potomac is preparing to march on Richmond, Virginia, the Confederate capitol, and the South's fortunes hang in the balance. Transferred to Stonewall Jackson's command, Harry Kenton and the Invincibles... (read more)

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Ellen's Broom
Ellen's Broom
by Kelly Starling Lyons
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A young girl learns a new meaning for freedom during the time of Reconstruction Ellen always knew the broom resting above the hearth was special. Before it was legal for her mother and father to officially be married, the broom was what made them a... (read more)

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Gettysburg Miracle: Brother & Sister Caught in the Battle
Gettysburg Miracle: Brother & Sister Caught in the Battle
by John F. Dobbertin, Jr.
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"Ben feels the dirt cellar floor rolling under his feet. A cloud of fine dust rises from the floor making him sneeze. He hears cannon shells shriek, howl, and whistle overhead somewhere not far from his Gettysburg home." Two of the largest armies the... (read more)

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The Insanity of It All
The Insanity of It All
by Victor R. Gigante-hueber
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Victor Gigante-Hueber and Brian Gossard are high school students being home schooled and are both avid Civil War Living Historians. They created Private Dibleydop, Sergeant Victor, and Colonel Gossard and their antics in hopes that others might, through... (read more)

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A Soldier's Secret: The Incredible True Story of Sarah Edmonds, a Civil War Hero
A Soldier's Secret: The Incredible True Story of Sarah Edmonds, a Civil War Hero
by Marissa Moss
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Historical fiction at its best, this novel by bestselling author Marissa Moss tells the story of Sarah Emma Edmonds, who masqueraded as a man named Frank Thompson during the Civil War. Her adventures include serving as a nurse on the battlefield and... (read more)

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The Star of Gettysburg
The Star of Gettysburg
by Joseph Altsheler
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Harry Kenton's hopes for the Confederacy suffer a severe blow when his beloved commander is mortally wounded at the Battle of Chancellorsville. Without Jackson's leadership, will the South be able to defeat the resilient North? With this brilliant... (read more)

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Death on the River
Death on the River
by John Wilson
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Set during the last year of the American Civil War, Death on the River portrays the grim brutality of war through the eyes of a young soldier. After the older brother he worshipped is killed in battle, young Jake Clay joins the Union Army in the spring... (read more)

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Send 'em South (Young Heroes of History)
Send 'em South (Young Heroes of History)
by Alan N. Kay
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Send ?Em South is an adventure story that brings the two conflicting worlds of North and South together. In the years just prior to the Civil War, David Adams grows up in the middle of two worlds. His father is an Irish immigrant who is ridiculed and... (read more)

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A Soldier's Secret: The Incredible True Story of Sarah Edmonds, a Civil War Hero
A Soldier's Secret: The Incredible True Story of Sarah Edmonds, a Civil War Hero
by Marissa Moss
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Historical fiction at its best, this novel by bestselling author Marissa Moss tells the story of Sarah Emma Edmonds, who masqueraded as a man named Frank Thompson during the Civil War. Among her many adventures, she was a nurse on the battlefield and a... (read more)

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Off to Fight (Young Heroes of History)
Off to Fight (Young Heroes of History)
by Alan N Kay
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The southern views of the early years of the American Civil War are shown alongside the reactions to the destruction of the countryside.... (read more)

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March Toward the Thunder (08 Edition)
March Toward the Thunder (08 Edition)
by Joseph Bruchac
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Louis Nolette, a fifteen-year-old Abenaki Indian from Canada, is recruited to fight in the northern Irish Brigade in the Civil War. Though he is too young, and neither American nor Irish, he finds the promise of good wages and the fight to end slavery... (read more)

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March Toward the Thunder
March Toward the Thunder
by Joseph Bruchac
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Louis Nolette, a fifteen-year-old Abenaki Indian from Canada, is recruited to fight in the northern Irish Brigade in the Civil War. Though he is too young, and neither American nor Irish, he finds the promise of good wages and the fight to end slavery... (read more)

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Riot
Riot
by Walter Dean Myers
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The Civil War is raging and in a desperate effort to find more recruits, the Union begins a draft - a draft with a difference. The wealthy can pay $300 to be released from their obligation, but the poor must go and fight and die. In New York City, the... (read more)

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Racing to Freedom Trilogy #01: Gabriel's Horses
Racing to Freedom Trilogy #01: Gabriel's Horses
by Alison Hart
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The year is 1864 and twelve-year-old Gabriel hopes to one day become a famous horse jockey. Although he is a the son of a free black father and a slave mother, making him a slave as wellhe loves to help his father, one of the best horse trainers in... (read more)

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Stella Stands Alone
Stella Stands Alone
by A Lafaye
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Stella Reid is fighting to save the home she loves. After her father is killed and her mother succumbs to yellow fever, it's up to Stella to run Oak Grove, her family's plantation. Unlike most Southerners, Stella sees herself as equal to the African... (read more)

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The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg
The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg
by Rodman Philbrick
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Although he is underage, Homer P.  Figgs beloved older brother, Harold, is illegally sold into the Union Army by their ruthless guardian. Now Homer must run away from Pine Swamp, Maine, and his wretched home to find his brother and save him from the... (read more)

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Bigger
Bigger
by Patricia Calvert
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Twelve-year-old Tyler hasn't seen his father, the dashing Black Jack Bohannon, since he left home at the beginning of the war. Bigger's love supports Tyler both in the hope that he'll find his father, and in the heartbreak that follows when Tyler... (read more)

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Voices of Gettysburg
Voices of Gettysburg
by Sherry Garland
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The Battle of Gettysburg left more than 57,000 soldiers dead, wounded, or missing. In this emotionally charged collection of personal accounts, the author pieces together experiences of Yankee, Rebel, soldier, and civilian. The battle is told solely... (read more)

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