A Separate Battle: Women and the Civil War (Young Reader's Hist- Civil War)

by Ina Chang

Hardcover, 1991

Status

Available

Local notes

973.7 Cha

Collection

Genres

Publication

Dutton Juvenile (1991), Edition: 1st, Hardcover, 112 pages

Description

From slave women to abolitionists, fund raisers, spies, and even soldiers, courageous women such as Angelina Grimke, Sojourner Truth, Harriet Tubman, and Clara Barton played fascinating--and vital--roles in the Civil War. Drawing on diaries and letters and illustrated with vintage photographs. A Separate Battle reveals how women influenced the course of the Civil War--and transformed their own lives. "I could work as much and eat as much as a man--when I could get it--and bear the lash as well. . . . And aren't I a woman?"--Sojourner Truth An NCSS-CBS "Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies. An ALA Notable Book

Original publication date

1991

Physical description

112 p.; 8.34 inches

ISBN

0525673652 / 9780525673651

Barcode

6102

Pages

112

Rating

(3 ratings; 4.3)
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