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Mothers of Invention: Women of the Slaveholding South in the American Civil War

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Mothers of Invention: Women of the Slaveholding South in the American Civil War - Faust, Drew Gilpin, Professor

From hundreds of diaries, letters, and memoirs of the period, historian Drew Gilpin Faust reveals how war changed the lives of Southern women forever--from a housewife having to do physical labor for the first time to a Virginia aristocrat turned military nurse to a ruthless teenaged girl spy. A "New York Times" Notable Book of the Year, Winner of ... Read More

Mothers of Invention: Women of the Slaveholding South in the American Civil War 1997, Vintage Books USA

ISBN-13: 9780679781042

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