Life on a Civil War Battlefield

Life on a Civil War Battlefield

J. Matteson Claus (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427199485

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Description

More than 3 million men served in the Union and Confederate militaries during the Civil War. This volume traces their recruitment, training, battle tactics, weapons, food and clothing, and medical care during the long struggle. Issues of conscription, desertion, African American regiments, and prisoners of war are covered. Primary source text and period photographs bring the battlefield camps and soldiers' experiences to life for young readers.

Reading Level
Lexile
999L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
W
ATOS
6.7
DRA
60
Categories
Genre
History Military
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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