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The lady with the lamp

the story of Florence Nightingale

by Lee Wyndham

  • 205 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910.,
  • Nurses.,
  • Nursing.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lee Wyndham ; illustrated by Mort Kunstler
    ContributionsKünstler, Mort, illustrator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRT37.N54 W96
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p. ;
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24211967M
    OCLC/WorldCa4331322

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    The Lady with the Lamp. Florence gained the nickname 'the Lady with the Lamp' during her work at Scutari. 'The Times' reported that at night she would walk among the beds, checking the wounded men holding a light in her hand. The image of 'the Lady with the Lamp' captured the public's imagination and Florence soon became a celebrity. The Lady With The Lamp poem by Dr. ine Raj Manohar M.D.,. It took just one great noble soulWith pioneering exemplary thoughtWho went to rescue the wounded. Page.

    What a burden for poor Bostridge, whose last book, Lives For Sale, was an entertaining symposium on the pains and perils of biography. Florence Nightingale wielded a pen for 12 hours a . Florence Nightingale biography Introduction Famous for being the ‘Lady with the Lamp’ who organised the nursing of sick and wounded soldiers during the Crimean War, Florence Nightingale's far-sighted ideas and reforms have influenced the very nature of modern healthcare. Her greatest achievement was to transform nursing into a respectable profession for women.


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