Guts & Glory: The American Civil War

  • by Ben Thompson, C. M. Butzer (Illustrator)
  • Narrated by Will Collyer, Brian Delaney
  • 6 hrs and 32 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Heart-stopping charges, dangerous secret operation, fearless spies, and legendary heroes from America's deadliest conflict!
From female spies fighting for the Rebel cause to daring cavalry rides deep into enemy territory, Civil War history is filled with fearless figures and incredible events. This invigorating overview for kids uses exciting art, illustrated maps, and colorful facts to entertain listeners with stories of the legendary heroes and unlikely but totally true events that make up one of America's most fascinating conflicts. A history buff and Civil War reenactor, Ben Thompson brings the Civil War to life for young historians and reluctant students alike.
Guts & Glory is new nonfiction series featuring history's most amazing people, events, and civilizations. Book 2, Guts & Glory: The Vikings, comes out in Spring 2015!


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Exactly what you'd expect

The series paints the American Civil War in the over the top, badass style Ben Thompson is known and loved for. Every character is badass and their awesomeness is inflated, whether they deserve to be or not.
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- Deep Reader

well balanced entertainment

A well-balanced entertaining book Ben Thompson is quickly becoming one of my favorite office absolutely wonderful gifts
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- David

Book Details

  • Release Date: 10-28-2014
  • Publisher: Hachette Audio