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7 edition of Confederate spy stories found in the catalog.

Confederate spy stories

by Katherine Little Bakeless

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Confederate States of America,
  • Confederate States of America.
    • Subjects:
    • Secret service -- Confederate States of America -- Juvenile literature,
    • Spies,
    • Secret service -- Confederate States of America,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Secret service -- Juvenile literature,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Secret service

    • About the Edition

      Biographies of men and women who, for patriotic or mercenary reasons, engaged in espionage for the Confederacy.

      Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Katherine and John Bakeless.
      ContributionsBakeless, John Edwin, 1894- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE608 .B14
      The Physical Object
      Pagination159 p.
      Number of Pages159
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5413629M
      ISBN 10039731230X
      LC Control Number73004984
      OCLC/WorldCa609755

      Elizabeth Van Lew (Octo – Septem ) was a Richmond, Virginia abolitionist and philanthropist who built and operated an extensive spy ring for the Union Army during the American Civil War. 2 American Civil War. 4 Death and legacy. 5 Books and films. 7 Further reading. Elizabeth Van Lew was born on Octo , in Known for: Espionage during the American Civil War. Get this from a library! Confederate spy stories. [Katherine Little Bakeless; John Bakeless] -- Biographies of men and women who, for patriotic or mercenary reasons, engaged in .

      The Confederate spy: or, Startling incidents of the war between the states. A novel. Contributor Names Crozier, R. H. (Robert Hoskins) Created / Published Louisville, Printed by J.P. Morton & company, Subject Headings. The American Civil War began in , lasted until , and was ruinous by any standard. Within months of President Lincoln’s inauguration, seven southern states began the secession from the Union and declared the Confederate States of America. This split in the fabric of the country began a bitter war, concluding in the death of more than Author: Susan Birkenseer.

      The Confederate Spy is a American silent film produced by Kalem Company and directed by Sidney Olcott. A story about the Civil War. A story about the Civil War. Production notes [ edit ]Directed by: Sidney Olcott. Barnes & Noble’s online bookstore for books, NOOK ebooks & magazines. Shop music, movies, toys & games, too. Receive free shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership.


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