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Nightingale, Florence 1820-1910

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Works: 1,628 works in 3,678 publications in 13 languages and 110,511 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Diaries  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Sources  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Personal narratives‡vEnglish 
Subject Headings: Nurses 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Performer, Dedicatee, Correspondent, Editor
Classifications: RT37.N5, B
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Notes on nursing : what it is, and what it is not by Florence Nightingale ( Book )
296 editions published between 1859 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 4,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Outspoken writings by the founder of modern nursing. Reviews fundamentals in the needs of the sick that must be provided in all nursing. Covers such timeless topics as ventilation, noise, food, bed and bedding, light, cleanliness, and observation of the sick
Cassandra : an essay by Florence Nightingale ( Book )
8 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected writings by Florence Nightingale ( Book )
8 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cassandra and other selections from Suggestions for thought by Florence Nightingale ( Book )
15 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Florence Nightingale (1820-1920) is famous as the heroine of the Crimean War and later as a campaigner for health care founded on a clean environment and good nursing. Though best known for her pioneering demonstration that disease rather than wounds killed most soldiers, she was also heavily allied to social reform movements and to feminist protest against the enforced idleness of middle-class women. This original edition provides bold new insights into Nightingale's beliefs and a new picture of the relationship between feminism and religion. Nightingale argues that work was the means by which every individual sought self-fulfillment and served God. She wrote influentially about the group most Victorians declared to be above work unmarried, middle-class women. Suggestions for Thought to the Searchers after Truth Among the Artisans of England (1860), which contains the novel Cassandra, is a central text in nineteenth-century history of feminist thought and is published here for the first time
Florence Nightingale's Notes on nursing : what it is and what it is not & Notes on nursing for the labouring classes : commemorative edition with commentary by Florence Nightingale ( Book )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and French and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Simultaneously witty, scathing, and anecdotal, Florence Nightingale's Notes on Nursing is perhaps the most influential work on nursing throughout the world. For years, the varying editions of this seminal work have puzzled scholars as well as readers. Now, Dr. Skretkowicz sets the historical record straight. This volume includes the annotated and unabridged July 1860 edition [the "Library Standard Edition"] of Notes on Nursing, the 1868 edition of Notes on Nursing [for the Labouring Classes], and additional manuscripts written by Nightingale in 1875 that she was never able to publish."--Publisher's description
Florence Nightingale to her nurses a selection from Miss Nightingale's addresses to probationers and nurses of the Nightingale School at St. Thomas's Hospital by Florence Nightingale ( Book )
23 editions published between 1914 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introductory notes on lying-in institutions. Together with a proposal for organising an institution for training midwives and midwifery nurses by Florence Nightingale ( Book )
15 editions published between 1871 and 2013 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Florence Nightingale on hospital reform by Florence Nightingale ( Book )
21 editions published between 1859 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dear Miss Nightingale : a selection of Benjamin Jowett's letters to Florence Nightingale, 1860-1893 by Benjamin Jowett ( Book )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Una and her paupers" memorials of Agnes Elizabeth Jones by J Jones ( )
14 editions published between 1872 and 1963 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cause : a short history of the women's movement in Great Britain by Ray Strachey ( Book )
3 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Florence Nightingale at Harley Street: her reports to the governors of her nursing home, 1853-4 by Florence Nightingale ( Book )
4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I have done my duty : Florence Nightingale in the Crimean War, 1854-56 by Florence Nightingale ( Book )
9 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notes on nursing for the labouring classes by Florence Nightingale ( Book )
22 editions published between 1861 and 1999 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters from Egypt : a journey on the Nile, 1849-1850 by Florence Nightingale ( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Florence Nightingale was twenty-nine when she visited Egypt in the winter of 1849-1850 with her friends Charles and Selma Bracebridge. She wrote long, picturesque letters to her family describing her visit and her views on the country, its history and its people. These letters were edited and privately printed by her sister, Parthenope, in 1854 and were greatly admired by those who read them, but they have never before been published
Notes on nursing : a guide for today's caregivers by Florence Nightingale ( Book )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Portuguese and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Florence Nightingale and hospital reform by Florence Nightingale ( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demonstrates Nightingale's astute use of the political process and report on her correspondence with royalty, viceroys and leaders, including such notables as Queen Victoria and W E Gladstone. This book confirms Nightingale as a significant nineteenth-century scholar and illustrate how she integrated her scholarship with political activism
Struggle; the stirring story of woman's advance in England by Ray Strachey ( Book )
2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History speaks ( )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Along with historical narrative, hear rare recordings of some of the most famous people from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. This volume includes: Robert Browning, Kenneth Landfrey, Florence Nightingale, Sir Henry Morton Stanley, P.T. Barnum, Sir Arthur Sullivan, Edwin Booth, General Nelson Miles, William Jennings Bryan, and Garret A. Hobart
 
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Alternative Names
Florence Nightingale
Naitinγale, .. 1820-1910
Nandinggeer 1820-1910
Nayitinγale, .. 1820-1910
Nightingalová, Florence 1820-1910
Woolsey, Abby Howland
ナイチンゲール, フロレンス
フローレンスナイチンゲール
フローレンスナイチンゲール 1820-1910
南丁格尔 1820-1910
Languages
English (769)
German (25)
Japanese (23)
Spanish (14)
French (6)
Swedish (6)
Danish (4)
Dutch (4)
Finnish (4)
Chinese (2)
Italian (2)
Esperanto (1)
Portuguese (1)
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