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Gale eReference Books
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American Civil War Reference Library by
Publication Date: 2003-12-01
American Civil War Reference Library offers comprehensive and wide ranging research options on this compelling era of American history.
Civil War by
Publication Date: 2009-08-01
Offers a social historian's view of the Civil War, shifting the focus away from political and military leaders to look at how the war affected, and was affected by, ordinary citizens of all kinds.
Websites for Civil War Research
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Technology Project Handout
Gale Student Resources in Context
Gale - All Databases (Choose to Search Specific or All Resources)
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Scholastic Go! (General Encyclopedia & Websites)
PA PowerLibrary (In-School Access)