Glory, passion, and principle : the story of eight remarkable women at the core of the American Revolution

Bohrer, Melissa Lukeman

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  • Creator Melissa Lukeman Bohrer
  • Format Books
  • Publication New York : Atria Books, [2003] ©2003
  • Physical Details
    • xv, 271 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 0743453301, 9780743453301
  • OCLC ocm52097551

Summary

  • Profiles eight American women who made significant contributions to the American Revolution, from sixteen-year-old Sybil Ludington, who rode twice as far as Paul Revere to alert patriots; to Deborah Samson, who posed as a man to fight as a Continental Army soldier; to Phyllis Wheatley, a slave and first-published African-American author.

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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