November 25, 2015 | sobczakd
Please join the Adult Contemporary Book Discussion Group on Monday, April 18 at 7:00 P.M. in the Community Room to discuss:
Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy by Karen Abbott. A socialite, a farm girl, an abolitionist, and a widow, all spies during the Civil War. After shooting a Union soldier, Belle became a courier and spy for the Confederate army, using her charms to seduce men. Emma cut off her hair and assumed a man's identity to enlist as a Union private. The widow, Rose, engaged in affairs with powerful Northern politicians to gather intelligence. Elizabeth, a wealthy Richmond abolitionist, ran a far-reaching espionage ring.