Amazons, Rebels & Spies? by Barbara Ashley PDF

By Barbara Ashley

ISBN-10: 1466328010

ISBN-13: 9781466328013

With a gripping you-are-there immediacy, Barbara Ashley has created characters who spring to existence at the pages of "Amazons, Rebels & Spies?" even if it is a paintings of fiction, the reviews of Amanda, Tom, Cassie and Wade and the demanding situations they face have been encouraged via Barbara's meticulous study into the lives of genuine males, girls and youngsters as printed of their diaries, letters and memoirs.
while civil battle breaks out within the spring of 1861, Amanda is a gorgeous younger spouse and mom. She and her liked husband Tom dread secession and the upcoming clash as a risk to their glad existence in Nashville, Tennessee.
Tom's sister Cassie is an clever and rebellious woman who goals of changing into a certified actress. pissed off via the very constrained ideas open to her as a good nineteenth century girl, she hopes the battle will supply her an opportunity to dwell a extra intriguing and profitable existence. After marrying a guy she doesn't love in her look for monetary independence, Cassie serves as a nurse in accomplice army hospitals until eventually the Union military occupies Nashville in March of 1862. Invited by means of her lover to affix a insurgent undercover agent ring, Cassie jumps on the likelihood to aid the South win the battle whereas she satisfies her yearning for adventure.
defined by way of Cassie as being "squat and unsightly as a toad", the Griffin's good friend Wade Cunningham is an excellent and ruthless lawyer who seizes the possibilities the warfare offers to make his fortune, to revenge himself upon the Southern aristocrats who have scorned him and to pursue his unrequited ardour for Amanda.
"Amazons, Rebels & Spies?" tells the riveting tale in their struggles to maintain what they've got, to get what they need and to outlive the industrial and moral demanding situations posed through secession and civil war.

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