The Civil War: The Struggle that Divided America

The Civil War: The Struggle that Divided America

Slavery or freedom? The question of whether to make the United States a slave country or to make all people free was the question that pitted the states against each other in a brutal battle. In The Civil War: The Struggle that Divided America, readers ages 12-15 explore this conflict through the eyes and ears of the men and women who were affected by the clash that left more than 700,000 soldiers dead.