Daughter of A Daughter of A Queen

Daughter of A Daughter of A Queen

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From Sarah Bird comes the compelling, hidden story of Cathy Williams, a former slave and the first woman to ever serve in the US Army "Here's the first thing you need to know about Miss Cathy Williams: I am the daughter of a daughter of a queen and my Mama never let me forget it." Missouri, 1864 Powerful, epic, and compelling, Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen shines light on a nearly forgotten figure in history. Cathy Williams was born and lived a slave? until the Union army comes and destroys the only world she's known. Separated from her family, she makes the impossible decision? to fight in the army disguised as a man with the Buffalo Soldiers. With courage and wit, Cathy must not only fight for her survival and freedom in the ultimate man's world, but never give up on her mission to find her family, and the man she loves. Beautiful, strong, and impactful, Cathy's story is one that illustrates the force of hidden history come to light, the strength of women, and the power of love. Praise for Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen: "[A]n epic page-turner ... unforgettable"? Christina Baker Kline, New York Times bestselling author of A Piece of the World and Orphan Train " Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen is Sarah Bird at her very best?witty, heartbreaking, and deeply honest. The carefully researched, richly imagined story of Cathy Williams is a beautiful reminder of a forgotten part of women's history. You'll be swept away by the passion and power of this remarkable, trailblazing woman who risked everything to follow her own heart."? Kristin Hannah, #1 New York Times bestselling author.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Macmillan Audio, 2018.
Edition: Unabridged.
ISBN: 9781250299000
1250299004
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: Turpin, Bahni

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