No other event matches the impact of the American Civil War on the history of the United States. Its effects on both the land and the people were far reaching and long felt, and the implications of its outcome were enormous. This deck of Knowledge Cards examines the Confederate cause through forty-eight portaits and informative essays on both the well-known and lesser-known participants and events of the war. Each card features a photograph or engraving on one side with biographical and historical text on the other. See the companion deck Civil War: The Union
, both published with the Library of Congress.
Discover the most important and interesting facts about these influential people in a concise, stress-free compilation. A quick and stimulating supply of information, perfect for students, teachers, history buffs, and the purely inquisitive, this deck is sure to spark your curiosity and encourage you to delve deeper into this compelling subject.