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The private life of Florence Nightingale

by Richard Gordon

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Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

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

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRichard Gordon [i.e. G. Ostlere].
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ4.O85 Pr 1979, PR6057.O714 Pr 1979
      The Physical Object
      Pagination232 p. ;
      Number of Pages232
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4743078M
      ISBN 100689109296
      LC Control Number78056342
      OCLC/WorldCa4003692

      Nightingale wrote Notes on Nursing, which was published in , a slim page book that served as the cornerstone of the curriculum at the Nightingale School and other nursing schools established. Notes on Nursing also sold well to the general reading public and is considered a classic introduction to : 12 May , Florence, Italy.   Britain's Florence Nightingale is known for revolutionising nursing. As medics fight the coronavirus pandemic, her work resonates. Here, we celebrate her life with a collection of objects.

      Life is a hard fight, a struggle, a wrestling with the principle of evil, hand to hand, foot to foot. Every inch of the way is disputed. The night is given us to take breath, to pray, to drink deep at the fountain of power. The day, to use the strength which has been given us, to go forth to .   Most people know Florence Nightingale was a compassionate and legendary nurse, but they don’t know her full story. This riveting biography explores the exceptional life of a woman who defied the stifling conventions of Victorian society to pursue what was considered an undesirable : HMH Books.

      bitious Nightingale. She immediately wrote to a longtime friend, Sidney Her­ bert, the "Secretary at War," to vol un-FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE is pictured in a photograph taken in later life. Beginning soon after her return from the Crimea in until her death in at the age of 90, she lived as an invalid, large-Iy confined to her bedroom.   The Private Life Of Florence Nightingale by Richard Gordon, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.3/5(5).


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Florence Nightingale was born on 12 May into a wealthy and well-connected British family at the Villa Colombaia, in Florence, Tuscany, Italy, and was named after the city of her ce's older sister Frances Parthenope had similarly been named after her place of birth, Parthenope, a Greek settlement now part of the city of family moved back to England inwith.

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On her return to England, Nightingale was suffering the effects of both brucellosis and exhaustion.About this Item: The Macmillan Co., NY, Hardcover.

Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Reissue. Light edgewear, minor exterior marks, usual library markings. The biography of the founder of modern nursing, Florence Nightingale, as abridged from The Life of Florence Nightingale, "with additional matter".The Florence Nightingale Museum, which sits at the site of the original Nightingale Training School for Nurses, houses more than 2, artifacts commemorating the life and career of the "Angel of Born: