The Resource Behind rebel lines : the incredible story of Emma Edmonds, Civil War spy, Seymour Reit

Behind rebel lines : the incredible story of Emma Edmonds, Civil War spy, Seymour Reit

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Behind rebel lines : the incredible story of Emma Edmonds, Civil War spy
Title
Behind rebel lines
Title remainder
the incredible story of Emma Edmonds, Civil War spy
Statement of responsibility
Seymour Reit
Title variation
Incredible story of Emma Edmonds, Civil War spy
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When war erupts between the States in 1861, President Lincoln makes an impassioned plea for volunteers. Determined not to remain on the sidelines, young Emma Edmonds poses as a man and enlists in the Union Army, becoming a cunning master of disguise, risking discovery and death behind Confederate lines. Illustrations. In 1861, when war erupted between the States, President Lincoln made an impassioned plea for volunteers. Determined not to remain on the sidelines, Emma Edmonds cropped her hair, donned men's clothing, and enlisted in the Union Army. Posing in turn as a slave, peddler, washerwoman, and fop, Emma became a cunning master of disguise, risking discovery and death at every turn behind Confederate lines
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Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/85
Index
no index present
LC call number
E608.E235
LC item number
R45 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Great episodes
Target audience
pre adolescent
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Behind rebel lines : the incredible story of Emma Edmonds, Civil War spy, Seymour Reit
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-130)
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm45917021
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
First Gulliver Books Paperbacks edition.
Extent
ix, 130 pages
Isbn
9780613371872
Lccn
2001016558
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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u663072
System control number
(OCoLC)45917021

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