Get Amazons, Rebels & Spies? 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 though this can be a paintings of fiction, the reports of Amanda, Tom, Cassie and Wade and the demanding situations they face have been encouraged by means of Barbara's meticulous learn into the lives of genuine males, ladies and youngsters as printed of their diaries, letters and memoirs.
while civil warfare breaks out within the spring of 1861, Amanda is a gorgeous younger spouse and mom. She and her loved husband Tom dread secession and the upcoming clash as a risk to their joyful lifestyles in Nashville, Tennessee.
Tom's sister Cassie is an clever and rebellious lady who goals of changing into a certified actress. pissed off by means of the very constrained techniques open to her as a good nineteenth century girl, she hopes the conflict will supply her an opportunity to stay a extra interesting 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 way of her lover to affix a insurgent undercover agent ring, Cassie jumps on the probability to assist the South win the warfare whereas she satisfies her yearning for adventure.
defined by means of Cassie as being "squat and unpleasant as a toad", the Griffin's pal Wade Cunningham is an excellent and ruthless lawyer who seizes the possibilities the struggle 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.

Show description

Read Online or Download Amazons, Rebels & Spies? PDF

Best historical literary fiction books

Download e-book for kindle: Small Rocks Rising: (A Novel) (Western Literature Series) by Susan Lang

In 1929, Ruth Farley, a fiercely self sustaining girl, homesteads a tract of land in a gorgeous canyon within the Southern California wilderness. decided to survive her personal phrases and to be freed from troubling human attachments, Ruth before everything rejects the aid of the miners and cowboys who're her friends and struggles to improve the home on her personal.

The Man and the Woman - download pdf or read online

In 1946, a Canadian woman arrives in war-scarred London to review paintings on the Slade college. while, Bonnard ― the aged French artist whose paintings first ignited her ardour for portray ― seems again on his occupation. From the instant she lands in England, Elizabeth’s existence starts off to reflect Bonnard’s previous adventure: Bonnard’s father pressed him right into a hated occupation in legislation; equally, Elizabeth’s mom and dad urge her to take a school measure “to fall again on” after she marries.

New PDF release: The Merchants of Nations

A shiny account of the pursuit of affection, conquest, and revenge in medieval Greece, The retailers of countries (1882) introduced renowned good fortune to Alexandros Papadiamantis years earlier than he may in attaining severe acclaim along with his brief tales. respected because the “Dostoyevsky of Greece” and the “Saint of Greek literature”, Papadiamantis gives you his attribute irony and deep perception into the human psyche with this paintings of ancient fiction.

The Making of Bhishma a novel (The Reimagined Mahabharata by Kamesh Aiyer PDF

Synopsis: This novel is a revised model of The final Kaurava, Devavrata Bhishma is death, wounded. He tells Yudhishthira how the Kauravas demonstrated the frontier buying and selling city of Hastinapura. whilst the river Sarasvati dried up, migrants from the doomed Panchnad towns poured into Hastinapura looking security and help.

Additional info for Amazons, Rebels & Spies?

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Amazons, Rebels & Spies? by Barbara Ashley

by George

Rated 4.57 of 5 – based on 8 votes