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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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  • ISBN: 9780547537344 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2014.

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Summary, etc.: 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: Text Difficulty 4
MG+/Upper middle grades (6th-12th)
5.7 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Boston : HMH Books for Young Readers, 2014. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 428 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Young Adult Nonfiction.
History.
Genre: Electronic books.

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