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Rose Greenhow, spy for the Confederacy.

Doris Faber

Rose Greenhow, spy for the Confederacy.

by Doris Faber

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Confederate States of America
    • Subjects:
    • Greenhow, Rose O"Neal, 1814-1864 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Greenhow, Rose O"Neal, 1814-1864.,
    • Women spies -- Confederate States of America -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the southern woman who, as a leading figure in Washington society during the Civil War, was able to conduct a valuable spy ring for the Confederates and to harass Union leaders even after her arrest.

      Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 124-125.

      SeriesSpies of the world
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE608.G83 F3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p.
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5604332M
      LC Control Number68011362

        Ms. Blackman talked about her book Wild Rose: Rose O’Neale Greenhow, Civil War Spy, published by Random House.A Maryland native, Rose O’Neale Greenhow () grew up in Washington, D.C.   Home of Rose O’Neal Greenhow, London: The house at 34 Sackville Street is where the famous Confederate spy resided as she strove to gain English support for the Confederacy. Harriet Tubman Born on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, legendary abolitionist Harriet Tubman (ca –) escaped from slavery in , going on to help many others find.

      Rose O'Neal Greenhow: | | | |Rose O'Neal Greenhow| | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the. Rose O'Neal Greenhow () was a popular socialite in Washington, DC, and a spy for the South during the Civil War. Her nicknames were Wild Rose and Rebel Rose. She was born in Port Tobacco, Maryland, in

        I first came across the name Rose O'Neale Greenhow, though the website Rose was featured in the section for this month in history due to her Confederate spy arrest on Aug As an avid history buff, I was fascinated to learn of this southern spy during the Civil War/5(42). Liar, temptress, soldier, spy: four women undercover in the Civil War by Karen Abbott (Book); Rebel Rose: life of Rose O'Neal Greenhow, Confederate spy by Ishbel Ross (Book); Wild Rose: Rose O'Neale Greenhow, Civil War spy by Ann Blackman (Book).


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Rose Greenhow, spy for the Confederacy by Doris Faber Download PDF EPUB FB2

The first important spy for the Confederacy during the American Civil War was Rose O'Neal Greenhow. From a free endpaper in the book: "Years before the Civil War erupted, Rose Greenhow was a witty and charming favorite of Washington : Faber D.

Rebel Rose: Life of Rose O'Neal Greenhow, Confederate Spy. Hardcover – January 1, by Ishbel Ross (Author) out of 5 stars 10 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Paperback "Please retry" $ $/5(10). About Rose O'Neal Greenhow. Rose O'Neal Greenhow was born in Montgomery County, Maryland in "Wild Rose", as she was called from a young age, was a leader in Washington society, a passionate secessionist, and one of the most renowned spies in the Civil War.

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; Barnes& Rebel Rose: Life of Rose O'Neal Greenhow, Confederate Spy Ishbel Ross Snippet view -   Confederate spy Rose O’Neal Greenhow drowns off the North Carolina coast when a Yankee craft runs her ship aground. She was returning from a trip to England.

At the beginning of the war. Rose O’Neal Greenhow was a Confederate spy and wealthy socialite from Washington D.C. Born into a large slave-holding family in Maryland aroundRose was sent to live with her aunt in Washington D.C. after her father, John. the order of the confederate rose is named after rose o'neal greenhow () a brave, beautiful and successful spy whos lost her life in the quest for southern freedom.

below is a photo of rose and her daughter while they were inprisoned in the old captial prison. Spy for the Confederacy book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Start your review of Spy for the Confederacy: Rose O'Neal Greenhow. Write a review. Shaun rated it really liked it. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers/5. For sheer bravado and style, no woman in the North or South rivaled the Civil War heroine Rose O’Neale Greenhow. Fearless spy for the Confederacy, glittering Washington hostess, legendary beauty and lover, Rose Greenhow risked everything for the cause she valued more than life itself.

In this superb portrait, biographer Ann Blackman tells the surprising true story of /5(2). Fearless spy for the Confederacy, glittering Washington hostess, legendary beauty and lover, Rose Greenhow risked everything for the cause she valued more than life itself. In this superb portrait, biographer Ann Blackman tells the surprising true story of a unique woman in history/5(26).

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Rose O’Neal Greenhow was the Confederacy’s most celebrated female spy at the start of the Civil War. A popular Washington widow and hostess, Mrs.

Greenhow moved easily in the social circles of the nation’s capital. Rose Greenhow was a society woman in D.C. when she became an spy ring leader and icon for the Confederacy during the Civil War.

When the Confederate army declared victory at the first major battle. Rebel Rose: The Life of Rose O'Neal Greenhow, Confederate Spy (1st, edition by Ross, Ishbel () Paperback on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Rebel Rose: The Life of Rose O'Neal Greenhow, Confederate Spy. Get this from a library.

Rose Greenhow: spy for the Confederacy. [Doris Faber] -- A biography of the southern woman who, as a leading figure in Washington society during the Civil War, was able to conduct a valuable spy ring for the Confederates and to harass Union leaders even.

Rose O'Neal Greenhow. Rose O'Neal Greenhow () was a popular socialite in Washington, DC, and a spy for the South during the Civil War. The National Archives has digitized and made available in the National Archives Catalog documents that the U.S.

Intelligence Service seized from Greenhow's home in August   No, Little Rose wasn’t an influential spy like her mother, but she is an important part of Rose Greenhow’s story. Little Rose’s presence allowed her mother to appeal to Union authorities as a mother.

She was part of the spy network communication, by playing in the yard and just being friendly. Though she was certainly influenced by her. On this day inConfederate spy Rose O’Neal Greenhow is placed under house arrest.

When the Civil War began, Greenhow was a widow living in Washington, D.C. She was well-liked and had extensive social connections because of her late husband’s work.

He’d been a medical doctor, but he’d also done some work for the S. On October 1,Rose O’Neal Greenhow died while trying to run the blockade and pass into the port of Wilmington. The Washington, D.C. socialite and spy had been in Europe seeking support for the Confederacy from England and France.

While she found a great deal of sympathy there, neither nation would officially sanction the Southern government. confederate spy rose o neale greenhow Download confederate spy rose o neale greenhow or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get confederate spy rose o neale greenhow book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. I bought this book as a teenager since I was fascinated with the idea of a female spy in an era where women had few rights.

I've reread it several times over the years. Ross does a good job of telling the story of Rose's life from her early childhood to her marriage with Robert Greenhow to her role as spy in the Civil War/5.Wild Rose tells the story of Rose O'Neal Greenhow, the beautiful Southern socialite who became a spy during the Civil War, using her high-powered relationships in Washington to pass critical information from Union insiders to her allies in the Confederate Army.

Friends with the nation's most famous and powerful politicians, including Senators Calhoun and Webster, James and. Rose O’Neal Greenhow and her daughter in a photo taken while she was confined by the Union in Immediately after the battle Greenhow received another note, this one from the Confederate government at Richmond: “Our President and our General direct me to thank you.

The Confederacy owes you a debt.” It did indeed.