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The life of Dorothea Dix

Author: Elizabeth Schleichert; Antonio Castro
Publisher: Frederick, Md. : Twenty-First Century Books, ©1992.
Series: Pioneers in health and medicine.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the nineteenth-century reformer who devoted much of her life to improving the treatment of the mentally ill in the United States.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Dorothea Lynde Dix; Dorothea Lynde Dix
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Schleichert; Antonio Castro
ISBN: 0941477681 9780941477680
OCLC Number: 24247362
Description: 80 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Pioneers in health and medicine.
Other Titles: Dorothea Dix
Responsibility: Elizabeth Schleichert ; illustrated by Antonio Castro.

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A biography of the nineteenth-century reformer who devoted much of her life to improving the treatment of the mentally ill in the United States.

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