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Secrets of Civil War Spies

Disguised as a Yankee soldier and fighting with her regiment on Virginia battlefields, Emma Edmonds risks her life as she goes undercover as a spy for the Union army. In Richmond, her friend Molly Turner discovers a spy ring against the Confederacy, and must decide if she too will risk everything, even her freedom, for what she believes.

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Learn more about Emma Edmonds, Frances Clayton, and other daring women disguised as soldiers in the Civil War.

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