This Citizen Soldier book is part of the Conflict & Compromise in History teacher resource book series. The book brings the American soldier to life, helping students appreciate the challenges of operating a military force as well as the sacrifices citizen soldiers have made. It also traces the origins of the citizen soldier from Ancient Greece to today. The book provides the followings:
LOOK INSIDE: click here for more information and excerpts.
Each resource book contains:
- Introductory essays designed to ground readers in the overall topic and to introduce two “defining moments” related to the topic that changed the course of history
- A wealth of primary source materials including laws, poems, quotations, cartoons, speeches, journal entries, editorials, and photographs
- Reference materials providing vital contextual information, including biographies, background essays, glossary terms, and descriptions of places, movements, events, organizations, and more related to the topic
- Engaging classroom activities designed to encourage students to analyze and evaluate the ways that the citizen soldiers have been handled throughout the past centuries
This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 27 March, 2007.