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Hospital sketches

Author: Louisa May Alcott
Publisher: New York : Barnes & Noble Digital Library, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During the Civil War, Alcott worked as a nurse in Washington D.C. In this fascinating portrait of the early days of Army nursing, comprised of four sketches based on her letters, Alcott describes her decision to become a nurse, her experiences, her job at the hospital, her illness at the hospital, and her return home.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Personal narratives
Named Person: Louisa May Alcott; Louisa May Alcott
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Louisa May Alcott
ISBN: 9781411458611 1411458613
OCLC Number: 798147779
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Louisa May Alcott.

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During the Civil War, Alcott worked as a nurse in Washington D.C. In this fascinating portrait of the early days of Army nursing, comprised of four sketches based on her letters, Alcott describes her decision to become a nurse, her experiences, her job at the hospital, her illness at the hospital, and her return home.

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