Florence Nightingale: The Courageous Life of the Legendary Nurse

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Price
$18.99  $17.66
Publisher
Clarion Books
Publish Date
Pages
192
Dimensions
8.0 X 10.0 X 0.7 inches | 1.65 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780544535800

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About the Author
Catherine Reef is the award-winning author of more than forty nonfiction books, including many highly praised biographies for young people. She lives in College Park, MD. Visit her website at www.catherinereef.com.
Reviews

* " With careful contextualization that sometimes goes missing from purely hagiographic presentations, this title offers a fuller picture of the effort and emotional price Nighingale paid to become a groundbreaker." --Bulletin, starred review * "A vividly written, richly layered portrait of a fascinating woman whose life and work influenced and inspired many." --Kirkus, starred review * "A captivating and inspiring study of one woman's perseverance and the good that came from it." --Booklist, starred review * "A lucid, handsomely designed volume." --Publishers Weekly, starred review "With accessible language, a linear story line, and photographs interspersed throughout, this is a great addition to any library. Recommended for students writing reports and others who want to learn about the remarkable 'Lady with the Lamp.'" --School Library Journal "...well written and thorough..." --VOYA --