Eyewitness Civil War - (DK Eyewitness) by DK

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Dimensions (Overall): 10.7 Inches (H) x 9.1 Inches (W) x .7 Inches (D)
Weight: 1.2 Pounds
Suggested Age: 8-12 Years
Series Title: DK Eyewitness
Sub-Genre: History
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Number of Pages: 72
Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Theme: United States
Format: Hardcover
Author: DK
Language: English
Street Date: April 18, 2023
TCIN: 86306802
UPC: 9780744062519
Item Number (DPCI): 247-34-9957
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported


About the Book

Examines aspects of the Civil War, including the issue of slavery, secession, the raising of armies, individual battles, the commanders, Northern life, Confederate culture, the surrender of the South, and the aftermath.

Book Synopsis

Packed with stunning photography, Eyewitness American Civil War explores the war that turned the nation against itself.

Become an eyewitness to one of the most important times in US history, in this picture-led reference guide that will take you on a visual tour of the American Civil War. Children will be mesmerized by the key events of the conflict, from brutal battles to legendary commanders.

This unique, beautifully illustrated guide reveals the conflict between the North and South, of more than 50 battles, and shows both sides of the conflict in equal light. Using striking full-color photographs of paintings, artifacts and illustrations of battles, discover how tensions about slavery exploded into a war that lasted four years.

Throughout the pages of this newly-revised book on the American Civil War, you can expect to find:

- A fresh new look, new photographs, updated information, and a new "eyewitness" feature.
- Amazing facts, updated diagrams, statistics, and timelines.
- Brand new eyewitness accounts from experts in the field.

SI Eyewitness American Civil War introduces the ultimate guide to the tensions between the North and South, from brutal battles to legendary commanders. Children can learn about famous leaders, like how Abraham Lincoln became president in 1860 and why he was assassinated, discover the horror of slave life, and the Underground Railroad that helped its victims escape. This all-encompassing guide to the civil war on the United States is a must-have for curious children aged 9+ with a thirst for learning, as well as teachers, parents and librarians.

So, what's new?

Part of DK's best-selling Eyewitness series, this popular title has been reinvigorated for the next generation of information-seekers and stay-at-home explorers, with a fresh new look, up to 20 percent new images, including photography and updated diagrams, updated information, and a new "eyewitness" feature with fascinating first-hand accounts from experts in the field.

Explore the series!

Globally, the Eyewitness series has sold more than 50 million copies over 30 years. Travel through the solar system with Eyewitness Space, learn the incredible systems that keep your body functioning with Eyewitness Human Body or take a trip aboard the most famous ship in history with Eyewitness Titanic.

About the Author

We believe in the power of discovery. That's why we create books for everyone that explore ideas and nurture curiosity about the world we live in.

From first words to the Big Bang, from the wonders of nature to city adventures, you will find expert knowledge, hours of fun and endless inspiration in the pages of our books.

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Estimated ship dimensions: 0.7 inches length x 9.1 inches width x 10.7 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 1.2 pounds
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