Leadership in the Civil War
The Skirmisher Vol. 1
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Students, here you will find a whole bunch of cool and interactive stuff related to this issue's theme, "Leadership in the Civil War." Check out the links below and at right to explore the topic through videos, games, photos, and more!
Teachers, we hope you enjoy the cool stuff, too! Also be sure to check out the links in the sidebar for standards information and additional classroom activities.
Lead your army through a Civil War battle!
Strong Union leadership at the Battle of Stones River, Tennessee, snatched victory from the jaws of defeat and may have saved the war for the North.
Learn more about the life of Ulysses S. Grant in this short living history video!
Robert E. Lee describes his life and accomplishments in this short video!