The Secrets Of Mary Bowser

Author: Lois Leveen
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1444736264
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As the Civil War rages she returns South and winds up as a spy in the house of Jefferson Davis . . . This tale of slavery, war, love and espionage is a stunning fictional retelling of an extraordinary life.

The Secrets Of Mary Bowser

Author: Lois Leveen
Publisher: Singapore Books
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Based on a remarkable true story All her life, Mary has been a slave to the wealthy Van Lew family of Richmond, Virginia.

The Book Club Girl Sampler

Author: Book Club Girl
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062225421
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The Book Club Girl Sampler includes excerpts from the following titles: The Shoemaker's Wife by Adriana Trigiani The Secrets of Mary Bowser by Lois Leveen Into the Darkest Corner by Elizabeth Haynes An Unmarked Grave by Charles Todd ...

Juliet S Nurse

Author: Lois Leveen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476757453
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A retelling of Shakespeare's tragic romance from the perspective of Juliet's closest caregiver follows the experiences of a grieving mother who becomes a wet nurse to a powerful family's daughter and who learns her employer's darkest ...

Winnie Davis

Author: Heath Hardage Lee
Publisher: Potomac Books, Inc.
ISBN: 1612346383
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5.Leveen, Secrets of Mary Bowser, reading group guide. 6.Johnson, Pursuit, 58.
7.Couling, Lee Girls, 116. 8.Edward M. Alfriend, “Social Life in Richmond during
the War,” Cosmopol- itan (December 1891): 229–33 (available at www. 9.Alfriend, “Social Life in Richmond,”381. 10.Hendrick,
Statement ofthe Lost Cause,” 35. 11.Harrison, Refugitta ofRichmond, 49. 12.
Berkin, Civil War Wives, 161. 13.Chesnut, Mary Chesnut's Civil War, 85, 127. 14.
Chesnut, Mary Chesnut's ...


Author: Lemony Snicket
Publisher: Nanmeebooks
ISBN: 9744728019
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ไวโอเล็ต เคลาส์ และซันนี่ ถูกส่งไปอยู่กับลุงมอนตี้ผู้ร่าเริง ...

Mary Paterson Or The Fatal Error A Story Of The Burke And Hare Murders By The Author Of Lucy The Factory Girl Jessie Melville And Other Popular Scotch Tales I E David Pae With Illustrations

Author: Mary PATERSON (of Edinburgh.)
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All that was wanting now to complete the tragedy was the removal of the table
from beneath ther, when she would be suspended and suffocated. Dick and
Bowser were, however, acting on the understanding that this should not be done.
If Bet remained obstinate, even in these circumstances it was clear that she
would die rather than reveal her secret, and there would be nothing for it but to
take her down again, and unlose the cords that bound her. As yet she was firm
and unyielding ...

Elizabeth Van Lew

Author: Heidi Schoof
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9780756518516
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A biography of the Civil War spy who provided Union generals with secret information that helped the North defeat the South.

Lady Patriot

Author: Ted Lange
Publisher: Trafford Publishing
ISBN: 1490713158
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A white man's eyes can't hold no secret without him telling you . . . it's a secret. Oh
, I've seen 'em try to hide a secret, but I been around long enough to recognize a
lie or see de truth . . . sitting right dere in dey eye. ... MARY I value you Old Robert
. OLD ROBERT We gon' see. Little Mary Bowser was you reading Master Jeff
private papers? MARY (beat) Old Robert, I want you to come close and look me
dead in my eyes. Old Robert moves to Mary. MARY Old Robert make no mistake