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People/Characters: Rose O'Neal Greenhow

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All the Daring of the Soldier: Women of the Civil War Armies by Elizabeth D. Leonardas Rose Greenhow
Amazing Women of the Civil War: Fascinating True Stories of Women Who Made a Difference by Webb Garrison
Capital Dames: The Civil War and the Women of Washington, 1848-1868 by Cokie Roberts
The Civil War: An Illustrated History by Geoffrey C. Ward
Elizabeth Van Lew: Civil War Spy (Signature Lives: Civil War Era) by Heidi Schoof
First Blood: Fort Sumter to Bull Run by William C. Davis
Forward to Richmond: McClellan's Peninsular Campaign by Ronald H. Bailey
Freedom by William Safireas Rose Greenhow
In the Line of Fire: Eight Women War Spies by George Sullivanas Rose Greenhow
Murdering Mr. Lincoln: A New Detection of the 19th Century's Most Famous Crime by Charles Highamas Rose Greenhow
Petticoat Spies: Six Women Spies of the Civil War (Notable Americans) by Peggy Caravantesas Rose Greenhow
Rebel Rose by Ishbel Rossas Rose Greenhow
Rose Greenhow, spy for the Confederacy by Doris Faberas Rose Greenhow
Rose Greenhow: Confederate Secret Agent by Dorothy Fremont Grantas Rose Greenhow
Secret missions of the Civil War by Philip Van Doren Sternas Rose Greenhow
A Separate Battle: Women and the Civil War (Young Readers' History of the Civil War) by Ina Changas Rose Greenhow
Spies and Spymasters of the Civil War by Donald E. Markleas Rose Greenhow
Spies, Scouts, and Raiders: Irregular Operations by William C. Davis
Spy for the Confederacy: Rose O'Neal Greenhow by Jeannette Covert Nolan
They Have Killed Papa Dead! by Anthony Pitch
Wild Rose: The True Story of a Civil War Spy by Ann Blackmanas Rose Greenhow

Character description

Rose O'Neal Greenhow (1814-1864), a popular Washington socialite and hostess, worked as a Confederate spy during the Civil War, using her connections with high-ranking officials. She died trying to run the Union blockade near Wilmington, NC.

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