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The Resource Following the drum : women at the Valley Forge encampment, Nancy K. Loane

Following the drum : women at the Valley Forge encampment, Nancy K. Loane

Label
Following the drum : women at the Valley Forge encampment
Title
Following the drum
Title remainder
women at the Valley Forge encampment
Statement of responsibility
Nancy K. Loane
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.3/341082
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E234
LC item number
.L63 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Following the drum : women at the Valley Forge encampment, Nancy K. Loane
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9781597973854.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-200) and index
Contents
Setting the stage : the war, army, and community -- Martha Washington at Valley Forge : "the worthy partner of the worthiest of men" -- Martha Washington at the other encampments : a resolute and loyal lady -- Catharine Greene and Lucy Knox : the ladies come to Valley Forge -- Rebekah Biddle, Lady Stirling, and Alice Shippen at Valley Forge : "I should not be sorry to see you here" -- The women with Washington's "family" : slaves, servants, and spies -- Camp women at Valley Forge : "a caravan of wild beasts" -- Camp women with the Continental Army : cannonballs and cooking kettles -- The general returns to Valley Forge : a distinguished officer's musings -- Appendix: Making the myth of Martha Washington : nineteenth-century fantasy vs. eighteenth-century reality
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 205 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781597973854
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008044817
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocn263409107
Label
Following the drum : women at the Valley Forge encampment, Nancy K. Loane
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9781597973854.pdf
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-200) and index
Contents
Setting the stage : the war, army, and community -- Martha Washington at Valley Forge : "the worthy partner of the worthiest of men" -- Martha Washington at the other encampments : a resolute and loyal lady -- Catharine Greene and Lucy Knox : the ladies come to Valley Forge -- Rebekah Biddle, Lady Stirling, and Alice Shippen at Valley Forge : "I should not be sorry to see you here" -- The women with Washington's "family" : slaves, servants, and spies -- Camp women at Valley Forge : "a caravan of wild beasts" -- Camp women with the Continental Army : cannonballs and cooking kettles -- The general returns to Valley Forge : a distinguished officer's musings -- Appendix: Making the myth of Martha Washington : nineteenth-century fantasy vs. eighteenth-century reality
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 205 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781597973854
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008044817
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocn263409107

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