The Terrible, Awful Civil War: The Disgusting Details about Life During America's Bloodiest War

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
The Civil War Began
On this day in 1861, the Civil War began. It started when a Confederate artillery unit fired at the Union held Fort Sumter.

From crawling lice and deadly diseases to bloody battles and crammed prison camps, life was truly terrible for Union and Confederate soldiers. Get ready to explore the nasty side of life during the U.S. Civil War.

Author Olson, Kay Melchisedech
Pages 32 pages
Genre Nonfiction
Reading level 3-4
Interest level 3-6
Guided reading T
ATOS 5.3
Lexile 840L