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Florence Nightingale

Author: Demi.
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Florence Nightingale revolutionized the world of medicine by emphasizing cleanliness, food that was hot and nutritious, and organization in hospitals. What began as an attempt to make army hospitals safer and more effective became a lifelong mission, and remains relevant today. This new picture book biography of Florence Nightingale, from celebrated author and artist Demi, beautifully portrays the story of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Biographies
Biography
Juvenile works
Picture books
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Florence Nightingale; Florence Nightingale; Florence Nightingale; Florence Nightingale
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Demi.
ISBN: 9780805097290 0805097295
OCLC Number: 849212332
Target Audience: 4-8.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Demi.
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"Florence Nightingale revolutionized the world of medicine by emphasizing cleanliness, food that was hot and nutritious, and organization in hospitals. What began as an attempt to make army hospitals safer and more effective became a lifelong mission, and remains relevant today. This new picture book biography of Florence Nightingale, from celebrated author and artist Demi, beautifully portrays the story of Florence's life and explores the long-lasting effects of her career"--

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Florence Nightingale

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2014-05-12) Very Good Permalink

This is the fascinating true story of a woman who made improvements to the world of nursing. She found that some of the simplest things could be done to improve health, and the outcomes of the sick and injured. Her efforts became famous and she is known throughout the work as the mother of nursing....
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