Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War

Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy, Karen Abbott’s latest nonfiction work, tells the story of four women —  Elizabeth Van Lew and Emma Edmonds, Belle Boyd, Rose O’Neal Greenhow — who refused to sit idly by and watch the Civil War take its toll. There was little that women could do those days in any official capacity, butContinue reading “Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War”