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Curiosities of the Civil War

Curiosities of the Civil War Strange Stories, Infamous Characters and Bizarre Events

By Webb Garrison
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.1 Stars

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On 8/14 Kid Literati wrote: I recently reviewed Curiosities of the Civil War: Strange Stories, Infamous Characters, and Bizarre Events, by Webb Garrison.  I am a bit of a history buff myself (I am a certified high school social studies teacher), and the Civil War is of particular interest to me, so I was quite excited to read ... Review of Curiosities of the Civil War: Strange Stories, Infamous Characters and Bizarre Events

Kid Literati's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/23 J Rina wrote: This book is not a book to sit down and read from cover to cover, as I was hoping. IT is a very interesting read to get bits and pieces about the civil war. Even if you are a Civil war buff you will find things that you didn't know about it in this book. The topics covered in this book are not the normal ... Not a Sit Down and Read, but an Interesting Book

J's Rating:

3 Stars

On 10/22 thedeaLteen wrote: Curiosities of the Civil WarStrange Stories, Infamous Characters and Bizarre EventsBy Webb GarrisonReview by BrendaJust like the subtitle suggests, this book is full of little know facts about the Civil War and that time period. There are many personal details about Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson ... ::I'm making my mom review books now!::

thedeaLteen's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/4 Cody Shepherd wrote: I received this book free from Thomas Nelson’s Book Blogging Program called BookSneeze in exchange for my honest review. The book that I received to review is the 528 page “Curiosities of the Civil War” by Webb Garrison. I chose to review this book because I am a big fan of history and especially ... "Curiosities of the Civil War" by Webb Garrison

Cody Shepherd's Rating:

5 Stars

On 9/26 Wordwranglernc wrote: Okay, so Curiosities of the Civil War is definitely a cool-beans book for the Civil War buff in your life. I am NOT a Civil War buff... and I still found it interesting. The stories about Abe Lincoln's impromptu "how tall are you" competitions and the numerous stories of women who secretly participated ... Recommend especially for War Buffs

Wordwranglernc's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/1 Brandee Holland wrote: I found this book to be extremely interesting.  I have long been a student of history, and the American Civil War has always been interesting to me, even as a child.  In this book are many anecdotes, about every aspect of life during the war.  This book includes information about subjects ... Curiosities of the Civil War

Brandee's Rating:

5 Stars

On 7/8 Susan Seaman wrote: I got this book for review this spring just after concluded a Civil War unit in our homeschool. It is full of interesting trivia, and the author has attempted to organize this trivia in a way that makes sense (I'm not quite sure he succeeded in that because I have tried in vain to relocate the snippet ... Curiosities of the Civil War

Susan's Rating:

3 Stars

On 6/9 Katrina Roets wrote: Hi all! I'm back with another book review. This time, it's for Curiosities of the Civil War by Webb Garrison. In this book, Mr. Garrison covers a variety of topics pertaining to the Civil War.Now, I have to say that this is not a history book in the way that most people think of history books. It's more ... Book Review: Curiosities of the Civil War

Katrina's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/23 Stephen Johnson wrote: Curiosities of the Civil War by Webb Garrison has a ton of information about you guess it the Civil War. It has been is the 150th years since the civil war and this is an outstanding read to get to know the most significant event that has defined and shaped this nation. This book is divided into 9 different ... Review of Curiosities of the Civil War

Stephen's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/23 JJM wrote: Curiosities of the Civil War By: Webb GarrisonSummary: This book discribes many civil war facts. But not just any facts strange bizzare and unheard of things that you never would have even guessed, kind of facts. Instead of taking another look at the standard civil war battle grounds, documents, and ... My First Review

JJM's Rating:

3 Stars