Loaded with historic and cultural arts, crafts, games, cooking, and more, Hands-on Heritage Activity Books provide learn-and-do activities that include instructions, historical aids, and complete material lists. 8-1/2 x 11 inches. 48 pp. Complete with historical notes, easy-to-follow directions and materials list, this activity book provides a vibrant opportunity to explore the arts, crafts, cooking, games, and more from the Civil War era. Stimulating cross-curricular activities-all made from low-cost recyclable materials-generate excitement, questions, and fun. Make a Civil War ceremonial sword. Take a battlefield photograph, and make a frame for it. Taste some battlefield food. Learn about soldiers' supplies. Construct a canteen. 40 inventive projects will ensure a community of learners anxious to delve into an exploration of life during the American Civil War.