The Resource Fire by night, by Lynn Austin, (electronic resource)

Fire by night, by Lynn Austin, (electronic resource)

Label
Fire by night
Title
Fire by night
Statement of responsibility
by Lynn Austin
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two young women in a land shattered by war test the limits of their strength Lovely Julia Hoffman has always enjoyed the carefree life of her well-to-do Philadelphia family. But when she fails to attract the attention of Nathaniel Greene, a fierce abolitionist, she shocks her family by becoming a Union nurse. Will that be enough to win Nathaniel's heart? Phoebe Bigelow, from western Virginia, has always been a misfit, and when her brothers join the Union army, she also enlists--under false pretenses. Soon, both have their eyes opened to the realities of war and suffering. Neither is quite ready for the demands of her new life, but their journeys of sacrifice and love are sure to change them in unexpected ways
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In the wake of the Civil War, the wealthy and carefree Julia Hoffman endeavors to bring meaning into her life when she falls in love with abolitionist and reverend Nathaniel Green, eventually serving as a nurse alongside Phoebe, who has entered the army under false pretenses. Original
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Award
Christy Award for Historical Category, 2004.
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122132
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Austin, Lynn N
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
Series statement
Refiner's fire
Series volume
0002
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  • Passing (Identity)
  • Female friendship
  • Women soldiers
  • Young women
  • Nurses
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Fire by night, by Lynn Austin, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11475155
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781441203090
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11475155
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Fire by night, by Lynn Austin, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11475155
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781441203090
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11475155
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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