The Boys' War (Paperback)

Confederate and Union Soldiers Talk About the Civil War

By Jim Murphy

Clarion Books, 9780395664124, 128pp.

Publication Date: March 22, 1993

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (1/15/2008)
Prebound (3/1/1993)
Hardcover (10/1/1990)

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Description

First-hand accounts that include diary entries and personal letters describe the experiences of boys, sixteen years old or younger, who fought in the Civil War.


About the Author

Jim Murphy's nonfiction books have received numerous awards, among them two Newbery Honors, the Sibert Medal, three Orbis Pictus awards, the Margaret A. Edwards award, the James Madison Book Award, and a National Book Award nomination. Born and raised in New Jersey, Jim lives in Maplewood, NJ, with his family. 
jimmurphybooks.com.


Praise For The Boys' War: Confederate and Union Soldiers Talk About the Civil War

"An excellent selection of sepia-toned contemporary photographs augment the text of this informative, moving work." School Library Journal, Starred