Revolutionary women in the War for American Independence : : a one-volume revised edition of Elizabeth Ellet's 1848 landmark series

Title Revolutionary women in the War for American Independence : : a one-volume revised edition of Elizabeth Ellet's 1848 landmark series
Names Ellet, E. F.
Diamant, Lincoln.
Book Number BR012337
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Accounts of wartime roles of eighty-four American women. Besides portraying the women's shouldering of new responsibilities at home--sewing uniforms, preparing cartridges, and making bandages--these sketches record unsung acts of patriotism and heroism. One vignette is of Deborah Sampson Gannet who, disguised in a soldier's uniform, fought in battles for three years.
Local Subject Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Adult Book - AD
Short Book - SH
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
War - Revolutionary War - WNFR
War (Non-Fiction) - WNF
Women's Interest - WOM
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Short Pieces (Non-Fiction) - SHP
War Stories (Fiction) - WAR
History, U.S. - 18th Century - HUE
Braille Book Review, Jul-Aug 2000 - B400
Audience Notes A
LC Subject Women - United States - History - 18th century
United States - History - Revolution, 1775-1783 - Women
United States - History - Revolution, 1775-1783 - Biography
Call Number 973.3082 ANF
Language English
Released 1998
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1998 (National Braille Press, transcribing agency. National Braille Press, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1998.
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