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Silent in an evil time : the brave war of Edith Cavell

Author: Jack Batten
Publisher: Plattsburgh, N.Y. : Tundra Books of Northern New York, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Profiles a British nurse who, while serving at a hospital in Brussels during World War I, helped Allied soldiers escape from behind German lines.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Biography Juvenile literature
Biographies Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Named Person: Edith Cavell; Edith Cavell; Edith Cavell
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Batten
ISBN: 9780887767371 0887767370
OCLC Number: 191257418
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 135 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Edith's narrow escape --
Edith finds nursing --
The woman who invented nursing --
Nurse Edith --
The war to end all wars --
Edith's fateful choice --
The secret network --
Worry --
The Germans close in --
The trial --
Edith's legacy.
Responsibility: Jack Batten.

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Profiles a British nurse who, while serving at a hospital in Brussels during World War I, helped Allied soldiers escape from behind German lines.

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