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Nurse, soldier, spy : the story of Sarah Edmonds, a Civil War hero

Author: Marissa Moss; John Hendrix
Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This picture book tells the true story of Sarah Emma Edmonds, who at age nineteen disguised herself as a man in order to fight in the Civil War. She took the name Frank Thompson and joined a Michigan army regiment to battle the Confederacy. Sarah excelled as a soldier and nurse on the battlefield. Because of her heroism, she was asked to become a spy.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Biographies
Illustrated works
Biography
History
Juvenile works
Picture books
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: S Emma E Edmonds; S Emma E Edmonds; S Emma E Edmonds; S Emma E Edmonds; S Emma E Edmonds; S Emma E Edmonds
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marissa Moss; John Hendrix
ISBN: 9780810997356 0810997355
OCLC Number: 639521181
Notes: "The illustrations in this book were made with pen and ink with fluid acrylic washes on Strathmore Velum Bristol."--Page [48].
Awards: Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young people, 2012
Target Audience: Ages 8-12.; 820
Description: 47 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Marissa Moss ; John Hendrix.

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