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The Resource Women heroes of the American Revolution : 20 stories of espionage, sabotage, defiance, and rescue, Susan Casey

Women heroes of the American Revolution : 20 stories of espionage, sabotage, defiance, and rescue, Susan Casey

Label
Women heroes of the American Revolution : 20 stories of espionage, sabotage, defiance, and rescue
Title
Women heroes of the American Revolution
Title remainder
20 stories of espionage, sabotage, defiance, and rescue
Statement of responsibility
Susan Casey
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Susan Casey gives 20 remarkable girls and women the spotlight they deserve in this lively collection of biographical profiles. These women took action in many ways: as spies, soldiers, nurses, water carriers, fundraisers, writers, couriers, and more. Women Heroes of the American Revolution brings a fresh new perspective to their stories resulting from interviews with historians and with descendants of participants of the Revolution and features ample excerpts from primary source documents. Also included are contextualizing sidebars, images, source notes, and a bibliography"--
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Summary
"Susan Casey gives 20 remarkable girls and women the spotlight they deserve in this lively collection of biographical profiles. These women took action in many ways: as spies, soldiers, nurses, water carriers, fundraisers, writers, couriers, and more. Women Heroes of the American Revolution brings a fresh new perspective to their stories resulting from interviews with historians and with descendants of participants of the Revolution and features ample excerpts from primary source documents. Also includedare contextualizing sidebars, images, source notes, and a bibliography"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10405414
Cataloging source
DLC
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Casey, Susan
Dewey number
973.3092/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1300L
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 1300
  • 1300
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Women of action
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American Revolution (1775-1783)
  • Women
  • Women
  • Women
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Women
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Military & Wars
  • Women
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
20 stories of espionage, sabotage, defiance, and rescue
Label
Women heroes of the American Revolution : 20 stories of espionage, sabotage, defiance, and rescue, Susan Casey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (211-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Resisters, supporters, and rescuers -- Spies -- Saboteurs -- Soldiers and defenders of the home front -- Legendary ladies
Control code
1069032
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9781613745830
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2014032760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781613745830
  • (OCoLC)879249256
Label
Women heroes of the American Revolution : 20 stories of espionage, sabotage, defiance, and rescue, Susan Casey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (211-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Resisters, supporters, and rescuers -- Spies -- Saboteurs -- Soldiers and defenders of the home front -- Legendary ladies
Control code
1069032
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9781613745830
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2014032760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781613745830
  • (OCoLC)879249256

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