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America's History in the Making

A Nation Divided

Unit Resources

Unit Reference Materials
Andrews, Eliza Frances. The War-Time Journal of a Georgia Girl 1864-1865. New York, D. Appleton Co., 1908.
Mobley, Joe A., ed. The Papers of Zebulon Baird Vance: Volume 2, 1963. Raleigh: State Department and Archives, 1963.
Nash, Gary B. and others, eds. The American People: Creating a Nation and a Society, 6th ed. New York: Pearson Education Inc., 2004. Reprinted by permission of Pearson Education, Inc.
Rhodes, Robert Hunt. All For The Union. New York: Vintage Civil War Library, Vintage Books, 1992.
Wiley, Bell Irvin. The Life of Johnny Reb. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1943.
Wood, Peter H. and others. Created Equal: A Social and Political History of the United States. New York: Pearson Education Inc., 2003. Reprinted by permission of Pearson Education, Inc.
Further Reading
Beyer, W. F. and O. F. Keydel, eds. Deeds of Valor: How America's Civil War Heroes Won the Congressional Medal of Honor.
Bordewich, Fergus M. "What Price of Glory?" Smithsonian, July 2005.
Duncan, Russell, ed. Blue-Eyed Child of Fortune: The Civil War Letters of Colonel Robert Gould Shaw.
Emilio, Luis. A Brave Black Regiment: The History of the 54th Massachusetts, 1863-1865.
Gopnik, Adam. "A Critic at Large," The New Yorker, October 31, 2005.
Horowitz, Tony. Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War.
Johnston, Frontis W., ed. The Papers of Zebulon Baird Vance: Volume 1, 18421862.
Massey, Mary Elizabeth. Ersatz in the Confederacy: Shortages and Substitutes on the Southern Homefront.
Pember, Phoebe Yates. A Southern Woman's Story http://www.jewish-history.com
Smith, Eric Ledell. "Painted with Pride in the U.S.A.," Pennsylvania Heritage, Winter 2001.
Wiley, Bell Irvin. The Life of Billy Yank.
National Center for History in the Schools Teaching Units
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Abraham Lincoln and Slavery (PDF)

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