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Clara Barton: Courage Under Fire: Heroes of History (Heroes of History #7)

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Clara pushed herself to work faster. She had to get the wounded soldiers onto the train before the Confederates came over the hill. A messenger galloped up just as the last man was loaded aboard. "You have to go now!" he shouted. "The enemy is breaking over the hills. If the train is stopped, you will have to escape across country!"

Known during the Civil War as the "Angel
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Paperback, 192 pages
Published December 20th 2002 by YWAM Publishing (first published November 1st 2002)
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Heather(Gibby)
Feb 22, 2016 Heather(Gibby) rated it really liked it
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I had a vague notion of who Clara Barton was. However after listening to this book I am blown away with what an incredible woman she was. If she saw a need, she found a way to fill it and nothing could stand in her way. She is a true hero, and I think more should be done to remember her.

This was the first book I listened to in the Heroes of History Series. It did a really good job of making history come to life!
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This book was more like a collaboration of facts than an actual story. It wasn't bad, just not what I was hoping for.
Kristina Arnold
This is a book for intermediate students who are learning about different charachters of the civil war. A great book especially since many women are now shown in this time period.
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Mar 29, 2008 Jessica rated it it was amazing
You can survive rough times when God is on your side.
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Janet and Geoff Benge are a husband and wife writing team with twenty years of writing experience. They are best known for the books in the two series Christian Heroes: Then & Now series and Heroes of History. Janet is a former elementary school teacher. Geoff holds a degree in history. Together they have a passion to make history come alive for a new generation. Originally from New Zealand, t ...more
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