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American Civil War for 5th Grade

32 items

The boys' war

by Jim Murphy. |

Under siege!

by Andrea Warren. |

Bleeding blue and gray

Ira M. Rutkow. |

In hospital and camp

compiled by Harold Elk Straubing. |

Health and medicine

David Ritchie and Fred Israel. |

You wouldn't want to be a nurse during the American Civil War!

written by Kathryn Senior ; illustrated by Mark Bergin ; created and designed by David Salariya. |

A young people's history of the United States

Howard Zinn ; adapted by Rebecca Stefoff. |

Women of the Union

by Alice K. Flanagan. |

Women of the Confederacy

by Barbara A. Somervill. |

Mary Walker

by Stephanie Fitzgerald. |

Sarah Emma Edmonds was a great pretender

Carrie Jones ; illustrations by Mark Oldroyd. |

I'll pass for your comrade

by Anita Silvey. |

Women at the front

by Jean F. Blashfield. |

Louisa May's Battle

Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Carlyn Beccia. |

Mary Walker wears the pants

Cheryl Harness ; illustrated by Carlo Molinari. |

Nurse, soldier, spy

Marissa Moss ; [illustrated by] John Hendrix. |

Frederick Douglass

Norma Jean Lutz. |

Sojourner Truth

Norma Jean Lutz. |

Li'l Dan, the drummer boy

Romare Bearden ; foreword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. |

Days of Jubilee

Patricia C. & Fredrick L. McKissack. |

Freedom stone

Jeffrey Kluger. |

Harriet Tubman, secret agent

Thomas B. Allen ; featuring illustrations by Carla Bauer. |

What was the underground railroad?

by Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrated by Lauren Mortimer. |

Hold the flag high

Catherine Clinton ; illustrated by Shane W. Evans. |

Seven miles to freedom

by Janet Halfmann ; illustrated by Duane Smith. |

Women of the Civil War

Stephen Currie. |

Slavery in America

Jean F. Blashfield. |

Slaves to soldiers

by Wallace B. Black. |

Black, blue, & gray

Jim Haskins. |