Women in the American Civil War / Lisa Tendrich Frank, editor. - Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2008. - 1 online resource (2 v. (xxviii, 631 p.)) : ill. - Gale virtual reference library .

Description based on print version record.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

v. 1. A-G -- v. 2. H-Z.

Covers the role of women in the Civil War, from battlefield to home front.

9781851096053 (electronic book) 1851096051 (electronic book)

Women--History--United States--19th century--Encyclopedias.
Women--United States--Biography--Encyclopedias.

United States--History--Women--Civil War, 1861-1865--Encyclopedias.
United States--History--Participation, Female--Civil War, 1861-1865--Encyclopedias.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Biography--Encyclopedias.
United States--History--Social aspects--Civil War, 1861-1865--Encyclopedias.

E628 / .W655 2008