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The Resource I'll pass for your comrade : women soldiers in the Civil War, Anita Silvey

I'll pass for your comrade : women soldiers in the Civil War, Anita Silvey

Label
I'll pass for your comrade : women soldiers in the Civil War
Title
I'll pass for your comrade
Title remainder
women soldiers in the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Anita Silvey
Title variation
I will pass for your comrade
Title variation remainder
women soldiers in the Civil War
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sarah Emma Edmonds enlisted because she believed in the Union cause; Melverina Peppercorn joined to stay near her twin brother. Although women were not allowed to enlist as soldiers in the Civil War, many disguised themselves as men and fought anyway
Summary
Explores the fascinating secret world of women Civil War soldiers: who they were, why they went to war, and how they managed their masquerade--giving readers an uncommon perspective on the Civil War and reviewing an often overlooked aspect of American history
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2010
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299965
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/4082
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1130
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
E628
LC item number
.S555 2008
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1130
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
juvenile
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women soldiers in the Civil War
Label
I'll pass for your comrade : women soldiers in the Civil War, Anita Silvey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 99-102) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The music of regimental bands": the first Battle of Bull Run -- "Won't you let me come with you?": reasons for becoming a soldier -- "Don the breeches": enlisting in the military -- "A skirmish drill is the prettiest drill": a soldier's life -- "The whole landscape for an instant turned slightly red": women at Antietam -- "I would rather have been shot dead": hospitals and prisons -- "Touched with fire": after the war
Control code
8134885
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
115 pages
Isbn
9780618574919
Lccn
2008018053
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Inhag)15267394
Label
I'll pass for your comrade : women soldiers in the Civil War, Anita Silvey
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 99-102) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The music of regimental bands": the first Battle of Bull Run -- "Won't you let me come with you?": reasons for becoming a soldier -- "Don the breeches": enlisting in the military -- "A skirmish drill is the prettiest drill": a soldier's life -- "The whole landscape for an instant turned slightly red": women at Antietam -- "I would rather have been shot dead": hospitals and prisons -- "Touched with fire": after the war
Control code
8134885
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
115 pages
Isbn
9780618574919
Lccn
2008018053
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Inhag)15267394

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