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Confederate Women

By: N/A

Price: $3.96

Publisher: MISC:

Seller ID: 18357X

Condition: MISC


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She Went to the Field: Women Soldiers of the Civil War

By: Bonnie Tsui

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Globe Pequot: 09/01/2003

Seller ID: 743840

ISBN: 0-7627-2438-2

Condition: 160 pages, 6 1/4 x 9 1/4, hardback, Globe Pequot


She Went to the Field: Women Soldiers of the Civil War tells the little-known, true stories of the brave women who boldly challenged gender boundaries during The War Between the States. Whether disguising themselves as male soldiers or participating in related military capacities as spies, nurses, and vivandieres, these heroic women deserve to be recognized both for their contributions to the war and to women's rights. Written in an engaging style, this book draws the reader into what has been, until recently, a mere side note in Civil War history. From Frances Clayton (aka Frances Clalin... View more info

A Union Woman in Civil War Kentucky: The Diary of Frances Peter

By: edited by John David Smith and William Cooper, Jr.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky: c2000 [1976]

Seller ID: 121442

ISBN: 0813121442

Condition: 256 pages, 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, photos , paperback, University Press of Kentucky


Frances Peter was one of the eleven children of Dr. Robert Peter, a surgeon for the Union army. The Peter family lived on Gratz Park near downtown Lexington, where nineteen-year-old Frances began recording her impressions of the Civil War. Because of illness, she did not often venture outside her home but was able to gather a remarkable amount of information from friends, neighbors, and newspapers.Peter's candid diary chronicles Kentucky's invasion by Confederates under Gen. Braxton Bragg in 1862, Lexington's month-long occupation by Gen. Edmund Kirby Smith, and changes in attitude among t... View more info

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Women in the Civil War : Warriors, Patriots, Nurses and Spies

By: Phyllis Raybin Emert

Price: $7.95

Publisher: History Compass: 2007

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 663198

ISBN: 1932663193

Condition: 68 pages, 5.5 x 4, 2nd edition,, paperback / softcover, History Compass


68 pages, 5.5 x 4, 2nd edition,, paperback / softcover, History Compass View more info