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My vicksburg [electronic resource]. Ann Rinaldi.

Rinaldi, Ann. (Author). Garver, Kathy. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781608145577 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (4 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Carol Stream : SpringWater, 2009.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Kathy Garver.
Summary, etc.: Claire Louise Corbet has never had trouble making up her mind. She knows what she wants and how to get it. But when the Yankee soldiers shell their town, she begins to discover that decisions are not always black and white, and they are anything but easy. For forty-seven days, the Union army lays siege to the town of Vicksburg, Mississippi, forcing Claire Louise and her family to flee their home to live in the safety of a nearby cave. When her beloved brother Landon, a doctor in the Union army, shows up one day with a wounded Confederate soldier named Robert, Claire Louise knows there's more to the story than she is being told. Eventually she learns that Robert is responsible for allowing an order from Robert E. Lee to fall into Union hands, causing the South to lose the Battle of Antietam. As a captain in the army, Landon is honor-bound to turn Robert over to authorities. But if he does, Robert will most assuredly be tried for treason. This knowledge weighs heavily on Claire...
Target Audience Note: MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
630 Lexile.
4.1 ATOS Level
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 105862 KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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