Yankee Women

Yankee Women

Gender Battles in the Civil War

Book - 1995 | Norton paperback ed
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Yankee Woman examines the experiences of women in the Civil War and, in particular, the lives of three courageous and independent women: one a frontline nurse, the second a community organizer, and the third the only woman to serve as a Union army surgeon in the war. Elizabeth Leonard's in-depth research and her ability to spin a captivating tale combine to make Yankee Woman both a fascinating study of gender politics in society and a thoroughly absorbing story--the story of three women ahead of their time.
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 1995, c1994
Edition: Norton paperback ed
ISBN: 9780393313727
0393313727
Branch Call Number: 973.708 LEONARD
Characteristics: xxv, 308 p. : ill. ; 21 cm

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