By Barbara Ashley
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.
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Amazons, Rebels & Spies? by Barbara Ashley