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In the company of nurses : the history of the British Army Nursing Service in the Great War

Author: Yvonne McEwen
Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland : Edinburgh University Press, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Constructed from unpublished official and unofficial documents, letters and diaries of the time, this important volume tells the much-neglected story of the Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service (QAIMNS) during the First World War. Addresses the professional, personal and political consequences that arose for nurses in the pivotal years from 1914 to 1918.--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: History
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
McEwen, Yvonne.
In the company of nurses.
Edinburgh, Scotland : Edinburgh University Press, [2014]
(OCoLC)869852221
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Yvonne McEwen
ISBN: 9780748679126 074867912X
OCLC Number: 945376638
Description: 1 online resource (x, 237 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: Book I In the Lap of the Gods --
1. Magic, Miracles and Myth: The Genesis of Military Nursing --
Book II The Wrath of the Gods --
2. Did the Conflict Breed Conflict? The Politics of Caregiving 1914 --
3. Lies, 'Limelighters' and Nursing in the Land of Troy --
4. The Scandal of Battles and a Battle with Scandals --
5. Casualties, Consolidation and Cameos of War --
Book III In the House of the Gods --
6. Daughters of Arete.
Other Titles: History of the British Army Nursing Service in the Great War
Responsibility: Yvonne McEwen.

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