Women in the American Revolution

Women in the American Revolution

by Jeanne Munn Bracken
     
 

Women in the American Revolution picks up where usual historical accounts of the Revolutionary War leave off — with the varied roles and contributions of women in camp, on the homefront, and serving as spies, messengers, and soldiers. This anthology of letters, journals, and eyewitness accounts tells a part of the story of women who helped on both sides of the

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Women in the American Revolution picks up where usual historical accounts of the Revolutionary War leave off — with the varied roles and contributions of women in camp, on the homefront, and serving as spies, messengers, and soldiers. This anthology of letters, journals, and eyewitness accounts tells a part of the story of women who helped on both sides of the war, from colonist Molly Pitcher to Hessian Baroness von Riedesel, from messenger Deborah Champion to soldier Deborah Sampson.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781932663235
Publisher:
History Compass, LLC
Publication date:
05/01/2009
Series:
Perspectives on History Series
Pages:
90
Sales rank:
1,453,668
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.30(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range:
12 - 17 Years

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