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Florence Nightingale's Nuns

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5 out of 5
Based on 13 Ratings and 3 Reviews

Book Description
At the age of 24, Florence Nightingale decided to dedicate herself to the care of the sick, especially those wounded in battle. She worked for nearly a year with the nursing Sisters of St. Vincent de Paul in Alexandria, Egypt. After that, when she established a hospital to tend the wounded during the Crimean War (1854 - 1856), she welcomed the assistance of thirty-eight women, including a group of... More
Book Information
PublisherIgnatius Press
BindingPaperback (6 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages150
ISBN-101586172972
ISBN-13978-1586172978
Publication Date03/31/2009
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About Emmeline Garnett (Author) : Emmeline Garnett is a published author of children's books. Published credits of Emmeline Garnett include Florence Nightingale's Nuns (Saints for Youth).
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