The American Civil War Era

(Spring 2013)

Fort Sumter

Table of Resources

Course Description, Required Books, and Assignments
Contact Prof. Benson

Weekly Schedule and Assignments

[Week 1] [Week 2] [Week 3] [Week 4]
[Week 5] [Week 6] [Week 7] [Week 8]
[Week 9] [Week 10] [Week 11] [Week 12]
[Week 13] [Week 14] [Week 15] [Week 16]

Guidelines and Policies:

Frequently Asked Questions
Academic Integrity Policies
ADA Accommodations

Regional Differences Essay Guidelines
Research Resources
Term Paper essay Requirements and Suggestions
Examination Requirements and Study Suggestions
Discusion Board Requirements and Suggestions
Course Discussion Board

Furman Library Course Page and Primary Sources Guide
Library of Congress Civil War Timeline
Summary of the Major Battles of the Civil War (From the ABPP List of Class A Battlefields)
From Revolution to Reconstruction and Beyond online U.S. history textbook
The History Engine

Note: The instructor reserves the right to change any provisions, due dates, grading percentages, or any other items without prior notice. All assignments on this course website are covered under the university's policy on plagiarism and academic integrity. See the syllabus statement for further details. This page was last updated on 2/15/2013.