This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Washington D.C. - This location is off the Potomac River on the Maryland side across from Virginia. It is the main headquarters and base of operations for all Union forces in the novel.
Richmond, Virginia - This location is selected to be the capital of the Confederacy shortly after secession. The primary goal of Lee and his army is to defend this location.
The Confederate States of America - These seceded from the United States and banded together for mutual defense against the north. They include South Carolina, Mississippi, Florida...
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