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Women in the Civil War

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The Civil War wrought cataclysmic changes in the lives of American Women on both sides of the conflict. Women in the Civil War demonstrates their enterprise, fortitude, and fierceness. In this revealing social history, Massey focuses on many famous women, including nurses Dorothea Dix, Clara Barton, and Mother Bickerdyke; spies Pauline Cushman and Belle Boyd; writers Louis ...more
Paperback, 401 pages
Published April 1st 1994 by University of Nebraska Press
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Shelves: biography, civil-war
Most Civil War books focus on the men fighting the war. This is an interesting change of pace and tells about the role women played during that war.
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