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Nurse and spy in the Union Army: comprising the adventures and experiences of a woman in hospitals, camps, and battle-fields

Author: S Emma E Edmonds; Cairns Collection of American Women Writers.
Publisher: Hartford : Williams, 1865.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book discusses the experiences of the author, who was known for serving as a nurse and a spy with the Union Army during the American Civil War.
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Biographies
History
Personal narratives
Dummies (Publishing)
Publishers' advertisements
Personal Narrative
Additional Physical Format: Also issued on microfilm.
[Bethesda, Md.] : National Library of Medicine, 1993.
1 microfilm reel : negative ; 35 mm.
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Edmonds, S. Emma E. (Sarah Emma Evelyn), 1841-1898.
Nurse and spy in the Union Army.
Hartford, Conn. : W.S. Williams, 1865
(OCoLC)950915086
Named Person: S Emma E Edmonds
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: S Emma E Edmonds; Cairns Collection of American Women Writers.
OCLC Number: 170538
Notes: Microfilmed for preservation.
Issued also under title: Unsexed: or, The female soldier; and The female spy of the Union Army.
Description: 384 p. : ill., ports. ; 21 cm.
Contents: Commencement of the war --
Marching orders --
Water for the wounded --
Washington after Bull Run --
Arrival at Fortress Monroe --
The march to Yorktown --
A lost friend --
My first secret expedition --
Evacuation of Yorktown --
McClellan's dispatch from Ewell's farm --
Another disguise --
Am I a stoic? --
Our communications --
Renewal of the battle --
Leave of absence --
Change of base across the peninsula --
Withdrawal to Malvern Hill --
Return of old acquaintances --
My constant companion --
Pope's army --
After Antietam --
A military executions --
McClellan removed --
After the battle --
Appointed detective --
A Unionist from the Rebel Army --
Arrival at Vicksburg --
Western Gibraltar --
Review of hospitals and camp life --
Closing incidents.
Responsibility: by S. Emma E. Edmonds [pseud.].

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This book discusses the experiences of the author, who was known for serving as a nurse and a spy with the Union Army during the American Civil War.

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