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The boys' war : Confederate and Union soldiers talk about the Civil War

Author: Jim Murphy
Publisher: New York : Clarion Books, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Includes diary entries, personal letters, and archival photographs to describe the experiences of boys, sixteen years old or younger, who fought in the Civil War.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Personal narratives
Juvenile literature
Personal narratives Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Murphy, Jim, 1947-
Boys' war.
New York : Clarion Books, ©1990
(OCoLC)555613318
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Murphy
ISBN: 9780899198934 0899198937 9780395664124 0395664128 9781439578841 1439578842
OCLC Number: 20419540
Target Audience: Ages 10-12.
Description: 110 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: The war begins --
"So I became a soldier" --
Marching off to war --
"What a foolish boy" --
Drumbeats and bullets --
A long and hungry war --
Home sweet home --
Changes --
Prison bars and the surgeon's saw --
"We're going home."
Responsibility: by Jim Murphy.
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Includes diary entries, personal letters, and archival photographs to describe the experiences of boys, sixteen years old or younger, who fought in the Civil War.

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