Soldier's Heart: Being the Story of the Enlistment and Due Service of the Boy Charley Goddard in the First Minnesota Volunteers

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Random House Children's Books, Aug 31, 2011 - Young Adult Fiction - 128 pages
Gary Paulsen introduces readers to Charley Goddard in his latest novel, Soldier's Heart.  Charley goes to war a boy, and returns a changed man, crippled by what he has seen.  In this captivating tale Paulsen vividly shows readers the turmoil of war through one boy's eyes and one boy's heart, and gives a voice to all the anonymous young men who fought in the Civil War.
 

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What 3 reasons did give his mother for going to the war?

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Amazing

Contents

June 1861
1
Fort Snelling
7
Toward Manassas
14
Bull Run
21
Farming
40
Town Life
58
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Paulsen is the author of more than 100 books, including the critically-acclaimed Nightjohn and Sarny.

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