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The outbreak of the Civil War a nation tears apart by Heather Lehr Wagner

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Published by Chelsea House in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Davis, Jefferson, -- 1808-1889 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Slavery -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • Secession -- Southern States -- Juvenile literature,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Causes -- Juvenile literature,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Juvenile literature,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1849-1861 -- Juvenile literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementHeather Lehr Wagner.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesMilestones in American history
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE468.9 .W25 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20988876M
ISBN 109781604130539
LC Control Number2008024153

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