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Confederate Flag: Controversial Symbol of the South

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The issue of slavery had divided the nation for decades, but problems came to a head after the election of Abraham Lincoln as president in 1860. Fearing that Lincoln would attempt to abolish slavery, the legislatures of 11 southern states voted to withdraw from the United States and create a new nation, the Confederate States of America. This would result in four bloody ...more
Kindle Edition, 60 pages
Published November 17th 2014 by Mason Crest (first published May 1st 2014)
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Jeff Bowen
Jul 10, 2015 Jeff Bowen rated it liked it
A Younger Look on an Old Symbol!

The book provides a younger readers' prospective on the birth, fall and often nowadays resurrected look at the controversial symbol know as the Confederate flag. It provides keywords, names and asks questions. It even threw in a few names that I myself have never heard of and I've studying the Civil War since I was a kid. But it's an interesting read nonetheless.
Dale Charlton
Aug 07, 2015 Dale Charlton rated it it was amazing
Actual History of the Confederate Flag

The book was well written and easy to understand. It still leaves it up to the individual as to how the person feels about the flag. Facts were given for individual interpretation today.
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Hal Marcovitz has been making his living as a writer for more than a quarter-century. He has worked as a reporter and columnist for several daily newspapers, and can now be found reporting for The Morning Call of Allentown, PA, where he covers government and politics in the Bucks County Courthouse in suburban Philadelphia.

Hal is also the author of more than 50 nonfiction books for young readers. H
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