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The brothers' war : Civil War voices in verse

Author: J Patrick Lewis
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The wonderful wordplay of J. Patrick Lewis breathes new life into the speeches of Lincoln, the letters of Grant and Lee, and the moving human drama of our country's Civil War. Lewis' poignant poetry gives young readers a vivid insight into the brutal conflict that tore America apart. The author draws on primary-source books and articles to inspire each poem, bringing the ordinary and extraordinary voices of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J Patrick Lewis
ISBN: 9781426300363 1426300360 9781426300370 1426300379
OCLC Number: 77504846
Description: 31 p. : ill., map ; 25 x 26 cm.
Responsibility: by J. Patrick Lewis ; including photographs by Civil War photographers.

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This poetry collection features the words of Lincoln, the letters of Lee and Grant, and the story of John Brown. Some of the voices are inspired by real people and crafted from their stories,  Read more...

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"So bravely, our mission can not be futile My hope for our children is a lasting peace, Though that must seem odd in the midst of a brutal War. Can the seemingly unceasing cease?" --Excerpt from Read more...

 
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