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Diane Silcox Jarrett

Author & Freelance Writer

One Woman's Dream

Heroines of the American Revolution Green Angel Press, Chapel Hill, NC 1998, 89 pages Author Twenty-four biographies of brave women during the fight for independence. Biographies range from a female Paul Revere to the political insight of Abigail Adams. The Daughters of the American Revolution endorsed the book as "Twenty-four true stories of brave and daring women from the American Revolution." Heroines of the American Revolution is listed in several curriculum guides and reading lists including the Salem Public Library in Salem, Massachusetts and the Seattle's Children Theatre's Recommended Reading List for 2001-2001 Season, and the Teaching American History in South Carolina web site which recommends books for elementary teachers (www.teachinghistory.org).

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