Women in the Civil War: Extraordinary Stories of Soldiers, Spies, Nurses, Doctors, Crusaders, and Others [LARGE PRINT]

Women in the Civil War: Extraordinary Stories of Soldiers, Spies, Nurses, Doctors, Crusaders, and Others [LARGE PRINT]

Larry G. Eggleston


while the Civil warfare erupted, girls replied the decision for support. They left their conventional roles and served in lots of capacities, a few even disguising themselves as males to enlist within the military. Estimates of those girls diversity from four hundred to seven-hundred, with documents indicating that a few 60 girls infantrymen have been killed or wounded. Featured during this paintings are the greater than sixty girls who fought or differently served the Union or Confederacy. between them are Sarah Thompson, the Union secret agent and nurse who introduced down the well-known raider John Hunt Morgan; Elizabeth Van Lew, the Union secret agent instrumental within the Civil War's biggest felony holiday; Sarah Malinda Blalock, who fought for the Confederacy as a soldier after which for the Union as a guerrilla raider; and Dr. Mary Walker, a Union healthcare professional and the one lady to obtain the Congressional Medal of Honor for Civil struggle provider. This access refers back to the huge PRINT variation.

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