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Under siege! : three children at the Civil War battle for Vicksburg

Author: Andrea Warren
Publisher: New York : Melanie Kroupa Books, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : English : Uncorrected proofView all editions and formats
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This book looks at the 1862-63 battle for Vicksburg through the eyes of three children: ten-year-old Lucy, the daughter of a Vicksburg merchant; eleven-year-old Willie, the son of a minister; and twelve-year old Frederick, the son of Ulysses S. Grant.
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Genre/Form: Proofs (Printing)
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrea Warren
OCLC Number: 527756007
Target Audience: Ages 10 up.
Description: 166 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: War comes to Vicksburg : December 1862 --
The Christmas Eve Ball : December 24, 1862 --
The general's boy goes to war : spring 1863 --
Burying the family silver : late spring 1863 --
At the battle front : late spring 1863 --
The Yankees are coming! : May 1863 --
The road to Vicksburg : May 15-19, 1863 --
Enemy at the gates : May 17-25, 1863 --
Into the caves : late May and early June 1863 --
Dangerous days : early June 1863 --
Growing desperation : middle June 1863 --
Empty stomachs : late June 1863 --
Surrender! : July 4, 1863 --
The unfinished war : July 1863 and beyond.
Other Titles: Three children at the Civil War battle for Vicksburg
Responsibility: by Andrea Warren.

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This book looks at the 1862-63 battle for Vicksburg through the eyes of three children: ten-year-old Lucy, the daughter of a Vicksburg merchant; eleven-year-old Willie, the son of a minister; and twelve-year old Frederick, the son of Ulysses S. Grant.

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