The Female Review: [or] Life of Deborah Sampson, the Female Soldier in the War of the Revolution.

TitleThe Female Review: [or] Life of Deborah Sampson, the Female Soldier in the War of the Revolution.
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1866
AuthorsMann, Herman
PublisherAdams Vinton
City, CountryBoston
Abstract

Deborah Sampson was a woman who disguised herself as a man in order to serve in the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War, serving served 17 months in the army under the name "Robert Shurtleff" of Uxbridge, Massachusetts. She is one of a small number of women with a documented record of military combat experience in that war. This biography describes her experience in combat during the American Revolution and recounts her life after the war. 

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