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A cup of cold water : the compassion of nurse Edith Cavell

Author: Christine Farenhorst
Publisher: Phillipsburg, N.J. : P & R Pub., ©2007.
Series: Chosen daughters
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English
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Born in 1865 to an English vicar and his wife, Edith becomes a governess, then at the age of thirty a nurse, opening a nursing school in Belgium and serving there during World War I, when her compassion leads to her arrest for aiding the enemy.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Edith Cavell; Edith Cavell; Edith Cavell
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Christine Farenhorst
ISBN: 9781596380264 1596380268
OCLC Number: 132580828
Description: 222 pages : map ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Chosen daughters
Responsibility: Christine Farenhorst.
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Born in 1865 to an English vicar and his wife, Edith becomes a governess, then at the age of thirty a nurse, opening a nursing school in Belgium and serving there during World War I, when her compassion leads to her arrest for aiding the enemy.

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