By Barbara Ashley
while 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 probability to their happy existence in Nashville, Tennessee.
Tom's sister Cassie is an clever and rebellious woman who desires of turning into a certified actress. annoyed by way of the very constrained techniques open to her as a decent nineteenth century lady, she hopes the conflict will provide her an opportunity to stay a extra interesting and lucrative lifestyles. 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 through her lover to affix a insurgent undercover agent ring, Cassie jumps on the likelihood to assist the South win the struggle whereas she satisfies her longing for adventure.
defined by means of Cassie as being "squat and unsightly as a toad", the Griffin's pal Wade Cunningham is a superb 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 way of secession and civil war.
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