By Barbara Ashley
whilst civil conflict breaks out within the spring of 1861, Amanda is a gorgeous younger spouse and mom. She and her cherished husband Tom dread secession and the approaching clash as a possibility to their comfortable lifestyles in Nashville, Tennessee.
Tom's sister Cassie is an clever and rebellious lady who goals of turning into a certified actress. annoyed by means of the very constrained thoughts open to her as a decent nineteenth century lady, she hopes the warfare will supply her an opportunity to dwell a extra fascinating and lucrative existence. After marrying a guy she doesn't love in her look for monetary independence, Cassie serves as a nurse in accomplice army hospitals till the Union military occupies Nashville in March of 1862. Invited via her lover to hitch a insurgent undercover agent ring, Cassie jumps on the probability to aid the South win the conflict whereas she satisfies her yearning for adventure.
defined through Cassie as being "squat and unsightly as a toad", the Griffin's pal Wade Cunningham is an excellent and ruthless legal professional who seizes the possibilities the struggle offers to make his fortune, to revenge himself upon the Southern aristocrats who have scorned him and to pursue his unrequited ardour for Amanda.
"Amazons, Rebels & Spies?" tells the riveting tale in their struggles to maintain what they've got, to get what they wish and to outlive the commercial and moral demanding situations posed by means of secession and civil war.
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