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The Civil War / Stephanie Bearce.

Bearce, Stephanie, (author.).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Peabody PL - Columbia City J 973.786 BEARCE (Text) 30403002109502 Childrens - Non-Fiction Available -
Syracuse Turkey Creek Twp PL - Syracuse J BEA TOP SECRET (Text) 50577011029994 J JUVENILE FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781618212504
  • ISBN: 9781480683310
  • Physical Description: vi, 119 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Waco, Texas : Prufrock Press Inc., [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 113-117).
Formatted Contents Note: Secrets -- Plot against Lincoln -- Black dispatches -- Confederate Signal Corps -- Spy training: secret signals -- Spy training: spy kit -- Spies -- John Scobell -- Sarah Emma Emonds -- Belle Boyde -- Crazy Bet -- Widow Greenhow -- Lafeyett Baker -- Spy training: spy fan -- Spy training: secret eggs -- Special missions -- The great locomotive chase -- Sneaky retreat -- Operation Dabney -- The Sanchez sisters -- Secret messages -- How to wreck a railroad -- Spy training: make a cipher wheel -- Spy training: make a scytale -- Secret weapons -- Abraham Lincoln's secret weapon -- Harmonica pistol -- Winans steam gun -- Secret submarine -- The devil's coffee mill -- Spy balloons -- Germ warfare -- Ironclads : the secret weapon of the Navy -- In the limelight -- Spy training: secret map -- Spy training: hot air ballon -- Secret forces -- Jonny Clem, boy solider -- The Gray Ghost -- The Jessie Scouts -- McNeill's Rangers -- Attack on the Albemarle -- Spy training: tracking practice -- Spy training: ranger camp.
Summary, etc.: The pigpen cipher, the Devil's Coffee Mill, and germ warfare were all a part of the Civil War, but you won't learn that in your history books! Discover the truth about Widow Greenhow's spy ring, how soldiers stole a locomotive, and the identity of the mysterious "Gray Ghost." Then learn how to make a cipher wheel and send secret light signals to your friends. It's all part of the true stories from the Top Secret Files: The Civil War. Take a look if you dare, but be careful! Some secrets are meant to stay hidden ...
Target Audience Note: 1000 Lexile.
Subject: United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Secret service > Juvenile literature.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Underground movements > Juvenile literature.
Spies > United States > History > 19th century > Juvenile literature.
Spies > Confederate States of America > Juvenile literature.

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