Patriots in Petticoats: Heroines of the American Revolution

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Random House Children's Books, 2005 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 128 pages
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Meet the amazing women of the American Revolution. From Nancy Morgan Hart, who captured enemy soldiers, to 15-year-old Betty Zane, who dodged bullets while running for gunpowder to save patriot lives—Patriots in Petticoats celebrates 24 of America’s most daring and overlooked patriots!

Written with a compelling, light touch and packed with photographs, period art, maps, and timelines, Patriots in Petticoats is young nonfiction at its best—entertaining, engaging, and empowering!


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Contents

Daughters of Liberty
5
The Needleworkers
23
Noble Nurses
35
Daring Defenders
45
Spies and Messengers
61
Schoolgirl Rebels
81
Women on the Battlefield
95
Daughters of the American Revolution
105
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