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The best medicine : the true story of a nurse who became a doctor in the 1950s

Author: Georgie Edwards
Publisher: [London] : Ebury Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"I am one of the old school and believe that a woman's place is within the home . However, I cannot, I will not, condone unfairness amongst females. I suggest that in due course you send your Matron a letter of thanks. You had after all a most unusual reference.' In 1949, Staff Nurse Georgie Edwards is asked to chaperone medical students undertaking their practical exams when suddenly the penny drops. Georgie wants  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiography
Biography
Named Person: Georgie Edwards; Georgie Edwards; Georgie Edwards
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Georgie Edwards
ISBN: 9780091951368 0091951364
OCLC Number: 828415423
Description: 282 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Georgie Edwards.

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`I am one of the old school and believe that a woman's place is within the home ... However, I cannot, I will not, condone unfairness amongst females. You had after all a most unusual reference.' In  Read more...

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