Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy

Karen Abbott talked about her book, Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War, in which she recounts the covert exploits of… read more

Karen Abbott talked about her book, Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War, in which she recounts the covert exploits of four women during the Civil War: Belle Boyd, a spy and courier for the Confederate Army, Elizabeth Van Lew, an abolitionist and operator of a spy ring in the South, Emma Edmonds, who disguised herself to enlist in the Union Army, and Rose O’Neal Greenhow, who befriended Northern politicians to send privileged information to Southern generals. Karen Abbott spoke at Malaprop’s Bookstore in Asheville, North Carolina. close

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Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy

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Program ID:
321502-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Asheville, North Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Sep 28, 2014 | 10:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Apr 10, 2016 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Sep 28, 2014 | 10:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 04, 2014 | 1:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 25, 2014 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 10, 2014 | 5:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 27, 2014 | 11:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 29, 2014 | 3:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 02, 2016 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 03, 2016 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 10, 2016 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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