The Way of Duty: A Woman and Her Family in Revolutionary America by Joy Day Buel and Richard Buel Jr.
The Buels have used a rich trove of documents to tell the story of a Connecticut woman, Mary Fish Silliman (1736–1818), whose adventures illuminate the day-to-day realities of living through the American Revolution.
W W Norton, 1985.
ISBN: 9780393302257. 310 pp.
Softcover. Very good.