Historical Comics in cooperation with Marvel Comics brings to life the pivotal Battle of Sharpsburg (a.k.a. Antietam) in Volume III of their Epic Battles of the Civil War series. With outstanding artwork throughout, you'll want to collect all four volumes!
Thirty carefully rendered illustrations depict remarkable women from the North and South in settings that range from the battlefield to the White House. Informative captions highlight the roles and accomplishments of Harriet Beecher Stowe, Mary Todd Lincoln, Mary Boykin Chesnut, Dorthea Dix, and others. By Peter F. Copeland. Paperback, 30 pages.
This book tells about the hard life that a slave faced, and how slaves found ways to overcome some of the hardships. It tells how the cruel system of slavery began, and how it ended. By Anne Kamma. Paperback, 63 pages.
If You Lived At The Time Of The Civil War, by Kay Moore. Illustrated by Anni Matsick. If you lived at the time of the Civil War: Would you have seen a battle? Did you continue to go to school? Was it hard to get food? This book tells you what it was like to live at the time of the Civil War from 1861-1865. (64 pages, 7.5 x 9, Paperback)
Paper doll collectors will delight in dressing two Southern belles in an elegant wardrobe of finely detailed costumes, precisely rendered from genuine period clothing circa 1861. (2 dolls, 12 costumes, 9 supplementary figures.)
Fashions of the Old South Coloring Book, by Tom Tierny. Features clothing worn by plantation society shortly before the beginning of the Civil War. This collection of 29 carefully researched illustrations captures the fine details of these garments, which include walking costumes, evening gowns, morning and afternoon dresses, and wedding apparel for women, as well as suits, vests, trousers, and handsome military uniforms. (32 pages, 11 x 8.25, Paperback)
Civil War Fashions Coloring Book, by Tom Tierney. For colorists of all ages 45 finely detailed illustrations of visually striking mid-Victorian era wardrobes. Officers in handsome military outfits, ladies in elegant daytime and evening dresses of rich taffeta, silk, percale and other fabrics, and children in apparel mirroring adult fashions. Adapted from pages of vintage fashion publications with captions. (48 pages, 11 x 8.25, Paperback)