The story of civil war nurse soldier spy emma edmonds is perfect for kids unfortunately two attributes mar this telling of it readers are told the story is entirely based on fact with only some invented dialogue but there are no footnotes or attributions and many moments that seem too good to be true. In 1861 when war erupted between the states president lincoln made an impassioned plea for volunteers determined not to remain on the sidelines emma edmonds cropped her hair donned mens clothing and enlisted in the union army. Behind rebel lines the incredible story of emma edmonds civil war spy. Behind rebel lines is one authors account of how the real emma edmonds story came to be it is a simple easy book to read but i wont be forgetting what i learned recommended for ages 8 12 and up
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