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A Sketch of Barbara Fritchie, Whittier's Heroine: Including Points of Interest in Frederick, Maryland

Eleanor Dorff Abbott

This book provides a fascinating account of the life of Barbara Fritchie, a 19th century American folk heroine who reputedly waved the Union flag in the face of Confederate soldiers during the Civil War. It includes detailed accounts of Fritchie's life and deeds, as well as information on the historical context of the Civil War. This book is a must-read for anyone interested in the history of the Civil War and the remarkable individuals who lived through it.

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Book Details

  • Publisher: Legare Street Press
  • Publish Date: Jul 18th, 2023
  • Pages: 34
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.21in - 6.14in - 0.25in - 0.51lb
  • EAN: 9781019890158
  • Categories: United States - Civil War Period (1850-1877)
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