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Behind rebel lines : the incredible story of Emma Edmonds, Civil War spy / Seymour Reit.

Reit, Seymour. (Author).
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  • 10 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 12 total copies.

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Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville YA 92 EDMONDS (Text) 76895000034667 2nd Floor Young Adult Nonfiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver JNF 973.7 REI (Text) 34304000671740 Closed Stacks Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver JNF 973.7 REI (Text) 34304000330031 Juvenile - Nonfiction Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch TEEN 973.7 R37 (Text) 37516001479279 Teen Non-Fiction Available -
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster J 92 EDM (Text) 72436000068739 J Nonfiction Available -
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster YA 973.7 REI (Text) 72436000103310 YA Nonfiction Available -
Perry Co PL - Cannelton Branch J 973.7 REI (Text) 70622000038563 CPL-Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J 921 Edmonds (Text) 31208911245878 children non-fiction Checked out 01/30/2017
Van Buren PL - Van Buren T/920 (Text) 76276000452433 Teen Non Fiction Available -
Waveland Brown Twp PL - Waveland J REI (Text) 74542000002142 Juvenile, Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0152164278 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780152164270 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: ix, 130 pages; 18 cm.
  • Edition: 1st Gulliver Books paperback ed.
  • Publisher: San Diego, Calif. : Harcourt, 2001.

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally published in 1988.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-130).
Summary, etc.: When war erupts between the States in 1861, President Lincoln makes an impassioned plea for volunteers. Determined not to remain on the sidelines, young Emma Edmonds poses as a man and enlists in the Union Army, becoming a cunning master of disguise, risking discovery and death behind Confederate lines. Illustrations. In 1861, when war erupted between the States, President Lincoln made an impassioned plea for volunteers. Determined not to remain on the sidelines, Emma Edmonds cropped her hair, donned men's clothing, and enlisted in the Union Army. Posing in turn as a slave, peddler, washerwoman, and fop, Emma became a cunning master of disguise, risking discovery and death at every turn behind Confederate lines.
Target Audience Note: 830 Lexile.
Subject: Edmonds, S. Emma E. (Sarah Emma Evelyn), 1841-1898 > Juvenile literature.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Secret service > Juvenile literature.
Spies > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Edmonds, S. Emma E. (Sarah Emma Evelyn), 1841-1898.
Spies.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Secret service.

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