The Resource The secrets of Mary Bowser, Lois Leveen, (electronic resource)

The secrets of Mary Bowser, Lois Leveen, (electronic resource)

Label
The secrets of Mary Bowser
Title
The secrets of Mary Bowser
Statement of responsibility
Lois Leveen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Masterfully written, The Secrets of Mary Bowser shines a new light onto our country's darkest history." -Brunonia Barry, bestselling author of The Lace Reader "Packed with drama, intrigue, love, loss, and most of all, the resilience of a remarkable heroine....What a treat!" -Kelly O'Connor McNees, author of The Lost Summer of Louisa May Alcott Based on the remarkable true story of a freed African American slave who returned to Virginia at the onset of the Civil War to spy on the Confederates, The Secrets of Mary Bowser is a masterful debut by an exciting new novelist. Author Lois Leveen combines fascinating facts and ingenious speculation to craft a historical novel that will enthrall readers of women's fiction, historical fiction, and acclaimed works like Cane River and Cold Mountain that offer intimate looks at the twin nightmares of slavery and Civil War. A powerful and unforgettable story of a woman who risked her own freedom to bring freedom to millions of others, The Secrets of Mary Bowser celebrates the courageous achievements of a little known but truly inspirational American heroine
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leveen, Lois
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bowser, Mary Elizabeth
  • Freed persons
  • Women spies
  • Electronic books
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
The secrets of Mary Bowser, Lois Leveen, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780062107916
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
13326121
Publisher number
MWT13326121
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The secrets of Mary Bowser, Lois Leveen, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780062107916
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
13326121
Publisher number
MWT13326121
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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