The Resource Liar, temptress, soldier, spy : four women undercover in the Civil War, Karen Abbott, (electronic resource)

Liar, temptress, soldier, spy : four women undercover in the Civil War, Karen Abbott, (electronic resource)

Label
Liar, temptress, soldier, spy : four women undercover in the Civil War
Title
Liar, temptress, soldier, spy
Title remainder
four women undercover in the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Karen Abbott
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The never-before-told story of four real-life women who risked everything to take on a life of espionage during the Civil War"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abbott, Karen
Dewey number
  • 973.7/85
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E608
LC item number
.A22 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Baker & Taylor Axis 360
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boyd, Belle
  • Greenhow, Rose O'Neal
  • Van Lew, Elizabeth L
  • Bowser, Mary Elizabeth
  • Women spies
  • Women spies
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Liar, temptress, soldier, spy : four women undercover in the Civil War, Karen Abbott, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.axis360.baker-taylor.com/Title?itemid=0013908137
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 483-495) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Splendid and Silent Suns (A Note) -- Part one: 1861 -- The Fastest Girl in Virginia (or anywhere else for that matter) -- Our Woman -- A Shaft In Her Quiver -- As If They Were Chased By Demons -- Never As Pretty As Her Portrait Shows -- Little Rebel Heart On Fire -- Admirable Self-Denial -- The Birds of the Air -- The Secret Room -- Stakeout -- Hard to Name -- Crinoline and Quinine -- Dark and Gloomy Perils -- Unmasked -- The Defenseless Sex -- Part two: 1862 -- Not Your Ideal of a Beautiful Soldier -- She Will Fool You Out of Your Eyes -- Rebel Vixens of the Slave States -- Wise As Serpents and Harmless As Doves -- A Woman Usually Tells All She Knows -- A Slave Called "Ned" -- Perfectly Insane On the Subject of Men -- The Other Side of the River -- My Love to All the Dear Boys -- One Grain of Manhood -- The Madam Looks Much Changed -- The Secesh Cleopatra -- The Bright Rush of Life, The Hurry of Death -- She Breathes, She Burns -- The Still, Small Voice -- Richmond Underground -- Playing Dead -- Part three: 1863 -- When You Think He May Be Killed Tomorrow -- Bread Or Blood -- A Wean That's Born To Be Hung -- A dreadful blow -- No One Ignorant of the Danger -- La Belle Rebelle -- Women Make War Upon Each Other -- Please Give Us Some of Your Blood -- Part four: 1864 -- That Unhappy Country -- Despicable Remedies -- The Sanctuary of a Modest Girl -- You Are Very Poor Company -- Be Prudent And Never Come Again -- Goodbye, Mrs. Greenhow -- This Verdict of Lunacy -- The Delicacy of the Situation -- Not At All Changed By Death -- The Sweet Little Man -- Like Most of Her Sex -- Part five: 1865 -- The Way A Child Loves Its Mother -- As This Mighty Work Was Done -- Epilogue
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 513 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062092915
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0013908137
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Liar, temptress, soldier, spy : four women undercover in the Civil War, Karen Abbott, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.axis360.baker-taylor.com/Title?itemid=0013908137
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 483-495) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Splendid and Silent Suns (A Note) -- Part one: 1861 -- The Fastest Girl in Virginia (or anywhere else for that matter) -- Our Woman -- A Shaft In Her Quiver -- As If They Were Chased By Demons -- Never As Pretty As Her Portrait Shows -- Little Rebel Heart On Fire -- Admirable Self-Denial -- The Birds of the Air -- The Secret Room -- Stakeout -- Hard to Name -- Crinoline and Quinine -- Dark and Gloomy Perils -- Unmasked -- The Defenseless Sex -- Part two: 1862 -- Not Your Ideal of a Beautiful Soldier -- She Will Fool You Out of Your Eyes -- Rebel Vixens of the Slave States -- Wise As Serpents and Harmless As Doves -- A Woman Usually Tells All She Knows -- A Slave Called "Ned" -- Perfectly Insane On the Subject of Men -- The Other Side of the River -- My Love to All the Dear Boys -- One Grain of Manhood -- The Madam Looks Much Changed -- The Secesh Cleopatra -- The Bright Rush of Life, The Hurry of Death -- She Breathes, She Burns -- The Still, Small Voice -- Richmond Underground -- Playing Dead -- Part three: 1863 -- When You Think He May Be Killed Tomorrow -- Bread Or Blood -- A Wean That's Born To Be Hung -- A dreadful blow -- No One Ignorant of the Danger -- La Belle Rebelle -- Women Make War Upon Each Other -- Please Give Us Some of Your Blood -- Part four: 1864 -- That Unhappy Country -- Despicable Remedies -- The Sanctuary of a Modest Girl -- You Are Very Poor Company -- Be Prudent And Never Come Again -- Goodbye, Mrs. Greenhow -- This Verdict of Lunacy -- The Delicacy of the Situation -- Not At All Changed By Death -- The Sweet Little Man -- Like Most of Her Sex -- Part five: 1865 -- The Way A Child Loves Its Mother -- As This Mighty Work Was Done -- Epilogue
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 513 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062092915
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0013908137
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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