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American Civil War Books

Here are just a few of the Civil War titles the library staff has pulled for your research.

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The Civil War
ISBN: 0394562852

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An Illustrated History of the Civil War
ISBN: 073703162X

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Civil War Battles and Leaders
ISBN: 0789498901

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Lee Moves North
ISBN: 0471164011

 

Assignment Requirements

Civil War Portfolio Project

COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING WITH YOUR TEAM MEMBERS.

1. CAUSE/EFFECT

THERE WERE SEVERAL CAUSES AND EFFECTS OF THE CIVIL WAR. SOME WERE

IMMEDITATE WHILE OTHERS WERE LONG TERM. CHOOSE THREE CAUSES OF

THE CIVIL WAR AND THREE EFFECTS OF THE CIVIL WAR. THEY DO NOT HAVE

TO WORK TOGETHER. ARE THESE SHORT TERM OR LONG TERM? (1

PARAGRAPH PER CAUSE/EFFECT)

2. STRATEGY

THE NORTH AND THE SOUTH HAD TO VERY DIFFERENT STRATEGIES GOING

INTO WAR. EXPLAIN THEIR STRATEGIES AND THEORIZE ON WHY EACH WAS SO

DIFFERENT AND EFFECTS ON THE OUTjZ:OME. (1 PARAGRAPH FOR EACH)

3. MAPPING

DRAW A MAP AND LABEL 6-8 MAJOR BATILES OF THE CIVIL WAR AND TELL

WHY THEY WERE IMPORTANT TO THE OUTCOME OF THE WAR. BE THINKING

OF STRATEGY AND WHY IT WAS CRUCIAL. (1 PARAGRPH PER BATILE)

4. CIVIL WAR IN PICTURES

YOU HAVE HAD A CHANCE TO VIEW SOME POWERFUL PICTURES OF ALL SORTS

OVER THE PAST FEW CLASSES. CHOOSE ONE PICTURE (DRAW/TRACE) PER

PERSON THAT COMES TO MIND AND EXPLAIN HOW THAT PICTURE HAS

SOMEHOW HOW EFFECTED YOUR THOUGHTS ON THE WAR. YOU MAY EVEN

CHOOSE TO DRAW YOUR OWN PCTURE IF YOU WISH. ALONG WITH THE

PICTURE YOU MUST HAVE A 1 PARAGRAPH CAPTION UNDER PICTURE!

S. WHAT IF ????????

WHAT IF THE CIVIL WAR HAD NEVER HAPPENED? IN YOUR GROUPS, BRAINSTROM

THE TOPIC. MAKE A LIST OF IDEAS THAT FITS THE TOPIC PROPERLY. TAKE THE BEST

IDEAS AND WRITE A BRIEF ARTICLE TELLING ABOUT THE POSSIBLE CONCLUSIONS IF

THERE HAD BEEN NO WAR. (ESSAY FORM 3 PARAGRAPHS)

6. 1.D. ONE OF THE GREAT MILITARY LEADERS FROM THE CIVIL WAR AND WRITE A ONE

PAGE ESSAY ON HIM (3 PARAGRAPHS)

 

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