DeAnne Blanton; Lauren M Cook
|描述：||xiii, 277 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.|
|内容：||Introduction: "Entrenched in secrecy: women soldiers of the Civil War --
"They fought like demons" : a military history of women in combat --
"To dress and go as a soldier": means and motivations --
"A fine looking soldier": life in the ranks --
"Fairly earned her epaulettes": women soldiers in the military service --
"Why they detained her I can't imagine": the prisoner of war experience --
"I would rather have been shot dead": women soldiers as casualties of war --
"A congenital peculiarity": women discovered in the ranks --
"Romantic young ladies ": female soldiers in the public consciousness --
When Jennie came marching home: women soldiers in the postwar years --
Beyond heroes or harlots: the changing historical perspective --
Conclusion: "I love my country": a summation of women's military service.
|其他题名：||Women soldiers in the American Civil War|
|责任：||DeAnne Blanton and Lauren M. Cook.|
Explains how hundred of women assumed male aliases, disguised themselves in men's uniforms, and charged into battle as Union and Confederate soldiers during the Civil War.
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation, Female.
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Women.
- Women soldiers -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
- Military participation -- Female.
- Women soldiers.
- United States.
- United States -- Military history -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
- Amerikaanse burgeroorlog.
- Sezessionskrieg (1861-1865)