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Wild Rose : Rose O'Neale Greenhow, Civil War spy

Author: Ann Blackman
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Describes the espionage career of Rose O'Neal Greenhow, a socialite and devotee of the Southern cause who used her connections and her charm to provide information about Union military secrets to the Confederacy during the Civil War.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Blackman, Ann.
Wild Rose.
New York : Random House, c2005
(OCoLC)607607284
Online version:
Blackman, Ann.
Wild Rose.
New York : Random House, c2005
(OCoLC)607607286
Online version:
Blackman, Ann.
Wild Rose.
New York : Random House, c2005
(OCoLC)631644702
Named Person: Rose O'Neal Greenhow
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Blackman
ISBN: 1400061180 9781400061181
OCLC Number: 57039369
Description: 377 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Preface: Searching for Rose --
Washington at War --
Rose's Game --
Grande Dame --
"The Coming Storm" --
The Making of a Spy --
"A Dangerous Character" --
The Making of an Independent Woman --
Death of a Master --
Washington Society --
Slavery in Washington: "A Tale of Woe" --
John C. Calhoun --
Romance in the Wind --
Sadness and Setbacks --
Journey to Mexico --
Life on K Street --
Reversal of Fortune --
Explosion of the Peacemaker --
Pursuit of the Pearl --
End of an Era --
Daring Danger --
Leaving Washington --
San Francisco: City of Dreams --
Widow --
A Lady of Influence --
Downfall --
Fort Greenhow --
The Old Capitol Prison --
The Commission --
A Martyr's Joy --
Crossing the Line --
Confederate Emissary --
Richmond: A Dreadful Year --
"Stroke of Genius" --
Flight of the Phantom --
The Messenger: London, 1863 --
An Imperial Welcome: Paris, 1864 --
A Chance for Peace: London, 1864 --
The Condor --
Assessing Rose's Spycraft --
Court Records of Black Washingtonians.
Responsibility: Ann Blackman.
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Describes the espionage career of Rose O'Neal Greenhow, a socialite and devotee of the Southern cause who used her connections and her charm to provide information about Union military secrets to the Confederacy during the Civil War.

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