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Patricia Lee Gauch. Yearling Books, $3.25 (0pp) ISBN 978-0-553-15951-6

This gripping novel is based on a 14-year-old girl's autobiographical account of the famous Civil War battle. According to PW , ``Gauch's dramatic, verse-like text and Gammell's somber . . . drawings evoke the horror of war with startling but not overpowering clarity.'' Ages 5-8. (Nov.)