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Florence Nightingale : Mandolin - Sue M. Goldie

Florence Nightingale

Mandolin

Paperback

Published: 1st May 1997
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The letters in this volume come from the period in Florence Nightingale's life that brought her lasting fame. The letters, written amid scenes of horror and chaos, to officials, family and friends, express her hopes and fears and the doubts and frustrations of her arduous service. -- .

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Acknowledgements
Introductionp. 1
A great and national workp. 15
Scutari: "this gigantic desolation"p. 32
To use and be usedp. 69
Balaclava: illness and convalescencep. 126
The "papal aggression"p. 151
The "confidential report"p. 191
In General Ordersp. 229
Winding upp. 265
Epilogue: "I shall never forget"p. 285
Confidential Report on the Nursing System, since its Introduction to the Crimea on the 23rd January 1855; and the Supplementary Report on the Nurse System, by David Fitzgerald, Purveyor to the Forcesp. 298
Bibliographyp. 305
Indexp. 307
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ISBN: 9781901341027
ISBN-10: 190134102X
Series: Mandolin
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 326
Published: 1st May 1997
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.6 x 15.82  x 1.83
Weight (kg): 0.49