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Ever yours, Florence Nightingale

selected letters

by Florence Nightingale

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910 -- Correspondence,
    • Nurses -- England -- Correspondence

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 446-450).

      Statementedited by Martha Vicinus & Bea Nergaard.
      ContributionsVicinus, Martha., Nergaard, Bea.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRT37.N5 A4 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 461 p. ;
      Number of Pages461
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2206337M
      ISBN 100674270207
      LC Control Number89028443

      Florence Nightingale, byname Lady with the Lamp, (born , Florence [Italy]—died Aug , London, England), British nurse, statistician, and social reformer who was the foundational philosopher of modern ngale was put in charge of nursing British and allied soldiers in Turkey during the Crimean spent many hours in the wards, and her night rounds giving. Nightingale, Florence, ; Nightingale, Florence.; Nursing. Ever yours, Florence Nightingale: selected letters / edited by Martha Vicinus and Bea Nergaard - Details - Trove.

      Buy Ever Yours, Florence Nightingale: Selected Letters First Edition by Negaard, Bea, Vicinus, Martha (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on 5/5(2). Ever yours, Florence Nightingale: selected letters. Responsibility edited by Martha Vicinus & Bea Nergaard. Imprint Nielsen Book Data) Subjects. Subject Nightingale, Florence, > Correspondence. Nurses > England > Correspondence. Bibliographic information. Beginning date

      Florence Nightingale had been born in Florence, Italy, on Her mother so loved the city, then the center of European gaiety, that she named her second daughter after it. In those days, Flor-ence was a most unusual name for a girl. A widening split in the Nightingale family came about because of. Yours Ever focuses on the insights that letter writers share about themselves and their time periods, rather than on which pen nibs or paper stock they used. Mallon has arranged his topics by purpose rather than by chronology or personality, allowing him to present 19th-century Briton Florence Nightingale alongside her 20th-century compatriot.


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First published in“Florence Nightingale to Her Nurses” contains a selection of addresses given by Nightingale to the probationers and nurses of The Nightingale School at St. Thomas’s Hospital.

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