This covers all major aspects of the Civil War in an unbiased manner. Can be used as a chapter or taught over the course of 2-3 weeks as a unit. Major battles, generals, goals, and other important topics are covered. Important events both on the battlefield and on the homefront are covered. Important figures such as Clara Barton, Frederick Douglas, Elizabeth Blackwell, and many more are included as well. Goes along with the McGraw-Hill textbook "United States History: The Early Years". Contains a CCRS / Common Core - based writing assignment. Also has many activities and a corresponding study guide (sold separately in my store).