Essential Library of the Civil War
Essential Library of the Civil War explores the deadliest conflict in US history from many angles. Each subject is covered with gripping narrative text, historic photographs, primary sources, and extensive back matter. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
- Spring 2018
- Fall 2017
|Interest Level||Grade 8 - Grade 12|
|Reading Level||Grade 6|
|BISACS||JNF025270, JNF025130, JNF038100|
|Subject||History, Social Studies|
|Number of Pages||112|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||9.75 x 8.5|
|Features||Table of contents, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Sources for further research, Timeline of key events, Detailed maps, and Reviewed|
|Online Resources||FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network|
Essential Library of the Civil War – School Library Connection
These well-written narratives explain the who, what, where, when, and how of the Civil War reinforced by boxed highlights, maps, pictures, and illustrations. The long-ranging impact of the Civil War is reflected in discussions of contemporary topics such as the Civil Rights Movement, Twelve Years a Slave, and Black Lives Matter. The role of women is also highlighted. . . .This is a solid purchase for school library collections. Recommended.