Exposed! More Myths About American History: Slavery Wasn't Only in the South: Exposing Myths About the Civil War, 1st Edition

  • Katie Kawa
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1538237571
  • ISBN-13: 9781538237571
  • DDC: 306.3
  • Grade Level Range: 2nd Grade - 5th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released September 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Did you know that the Emancipation Proclamation didn't free all the slaves in the United States? This is just one of many myths readers will expose as they learn the facts behind common misconceptions about the Civil War. As young historians enjoy uncovering the truth about the causes of the war, its major events, and its aftermath, they expand their knowledge of this essential social studies curriculum topic. Graphic organizers, full-color photographs, and primary sources enhance the engaging main text, and eye-catching fact boxes provide additional information about this pivotal period in American history.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: War Stories.
2: Slavery Beyond the South.
3: States' Rights or Slavery?.
4: The Life of General Lee.
5: Lincoln and Slavery.
6: Freedom for Some, Not All.
7: Black Confederates.
8: Women at War.
9: The Gettysburg Address.
10: The March to the Sea.
11: When Did It End?.
12: The Real Confederate Flag.
13: Still Divided.
For More Information.
Other Backmatter.