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Bix, Cynthia Overbeck.

Summary: Looks at the different modes of dress in America from the 1770s to the 1860s, examining the clothing and accessories of the common people and soldiers, as well as the men and women of the upper and middle classes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twenty-First Century Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 391.00973 BIX

Halls, Kelly Milner

Summary: "Have you ever wondered what life was like for individuals and families living through the Civil War? Learn about what their days consisted of, what they ate and wore, and more!"--Publisher's website.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abdo Publishing 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973.7 HAL

Miller, Brandon Marie.

Summary: Presents details of daily life of American children during the period from 1775 to 1800.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973.3 MIL

Isaacs, Sally Senzell

Summary: Describes the lives of Susan B. Anthony and other women's rights pioneers, African-Americans, and Native Americans who struggled for their freedom and individual rights between 1845 and 1928.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2000

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 973.5 Isa

Dickens, Charles

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 1985

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.3 DIC

Varhola, Michael O.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Writer's Digest Books 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 808.3 VAR

Toynton, Evelyn

Summary: A picture of life for children growing up in the decades before the Civil War in New England, on the Plains, and in the South.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Millbrook Press 1995

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 973.5 TOY

Summary: In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance. The real-life maritime disaster would inspire Herman Melville's Moby-Dick. But that told only half the story. This story reveals the encounter's harrowing aftermath, as the ship's surviving crew is pushed to their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE HEA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD IN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD In