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The Resource All the daring of the soldier : women of the Civil War armies, Elizabeth D. Leonard

All the daring of the soldier : women of the Civil War armies, Elizabeth D. Leonard

Label
All the daring of the soldier : women of the Civil War armies
Title
All the daring of the soldier
Title remainder
women of the Civil War armies
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth D. Leonard
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These are the stories of the women who worked as spies, as daughters of the regiments, or, disguised, as male soldiers to play their heroic part in the Civil War. Here are the stories of Belle Boyd, a proud Confederate loyalist and key player in Stonewall Jackson's struggle to hold the Shenandoah Valley, army woman Annie Etheridge, whose four long years of courageous work on the field earned her a Kearney Cross for bravery, Sarah Emma Edmonds, who enlisted as "Franklin Thompson," remained with her regiment as a much respected soldier for two years, and fought at Fredricksburg and elsewhere; and many other courageous women
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leonard, Elizabeth D
Dewey number
973.7/082
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E628
LC item number
.L45 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Confederate States of America
  • Confederate States of America
  • United States
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • United States
  • Confederate States of America
  • United States
  • Women soldiers
  • Women spies
  • Armed Forces
  • Women
  • Women soldiers
  • Women spies
  • United States
  • Vrouwen
  • Spionnen
  • Amerikaanse burgeroorlog
  • Sezessionskrieg
  • Frau
  • Armee
  • Geschichte
Label
All the daring of the soldier : women of the Civil War armies, Elizabeth D. Leonard
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-359) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • The beardless boy was a universal favorite : Deborah Sampson and a handful of Civil War women soldiers
  • ch. 6.
  • To don the breeches, and slay them with a will! : a host of women soldiers
  • ch. 7.
  • A devoted worker for her cause : the question of motivation
  • ch. 1. "The
  • ladies were terrific" : a handful of Civil War women spies
  • ch. 2. "The
  • women are the worst of all" : the broad scope of female espionage and resistance during the Civil War
  • ch. 3.
  • Half-soldier heroines : a handful of Civil War Army women and their predecessors
  • ch. 4.
  • As brave as a lion and as pretty as a lamb : more Civil War Army women, real and fictional
Control code
ocm40543151
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
368 pages
Isbn
9780393047127
Lccn
98052304
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o40543151
  • (OCoLC)40543151
Label
All the daring of the soldier : women of the Civil War armies, Elizabeth D. Leonard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-359) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • The beardless boy was a universal favorite : Deborah Sampson and a handful of Civil War women soldiers
  • ch. 6.
  • To don the breeches, and slay them with a will! : a host of women soldiers
  • ch. 7.
  • A devoted worker for her cause : the question of motivation
  • ch. 1. "The
  • ladies were terrific" : a handful of Civil War women spies
  • ch. 2. "The
  • women are the worst of all" : the broad scope of female espionage and resistance during the Civil War
  • ch. 3.
  • Half-soldier heroines : a handful of Civil War Army women and their predecessors
  • ch. 4.
  • As brave as a lion and as pretty as a lamb : more Civil War Army women, real and fictional
Control code
ocm40543151
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
368 pages
Isbn
9780393047127
Lccn
98052304
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o40543151
  • (OCoLC)40543151

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