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Glory, passion, and principle : the story of eight remarkable women at the core of the American Revolution / Melissa Lukeman Bohrer.

Authors: Bohrer, Melissa Lukeman.
Call number: 973.3082 BOH
Publisher: New York : Atria Books, c2003.
Publication date: c2003.
Subject: Women -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Women -- Biography.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Women.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Biography.
Title: Glory, passion, and principle : the story of eight remarkable women at the core of the American Revolution / Melissa Lukeman Bohrer.
Physical description: xv, 271 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents note: Sybil Ludington -- Phillis Wheatley -- Abigail Adams -- Mercy Otis Warren -- Lydia Darragh -- Molly Pitcher -- Deborah Sampson -- Nancy Ward.
Summary note: 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.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 0743453301 :
Url for this record: http://sherloc.indypl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|878053
Bib No.: 878053

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