Sally Wister's Journal

Sally Wister's Journal : A True Narrative Being a Quaker Maiden's Account of Her Experiences with Officers of the Continental Army, 1777-1778 (1902)

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This book is a facsimile reprint and may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.
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  • Hardback | 292 pages
  • 154.94 x 231.14 x 25.4mm | 589.67g
  • Whitefish MT, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0548982597
  • 9780548982594

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In 1775, the British invaded Philadelphia. Sally Wister, a sixteen-year-old girl, was sent to the countryside to avoid harm. During her time there, in order to keep a friend up-to-date, she kept a journal. This lively diary has not been available to the book-buying public in nearly a hundred years, but it is a vital and delightful historical record of a young girl's life during a perilous and all-important time in American history.
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