Angel of the battlefield; the life of Clara Barton. (Book, 1956) [WorldCat.org]
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Angel of the battlefield; the life of Clara Barton.

Author: Ishbel Ross
Publisher: New York, Harper [©1956]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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This biography presents the life of the girl who became known as a fearless battlefield nurse during the Civil War and the founder of the American Red Cross.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ross, Ishbel, 1897-1975.
Angel of the Battlefield.
New York : Harper, [1956]
(OCoLC)654294392
Named Person: Clara Barton; Clara Barton; Clara Barton; Clara Barton; Clara Barton
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ishbel Ross
OCLC Number: 420062
Description: xi, 305 pages illustrations, portraits
Contents: Acknowledgments --
Part 1: --
1: Timid child --
2: Miss Barton teaches school --
3: Mother Earth for a kitchen hearth --
4: Lanterns in the cornfield --
5: Death in the sands --
6: Conflict ends --
7: Missing men --
8: South Bend to Corsica --
9: Franco-Prussian war --
Part 2: --
10: Red Cross reaches America --
11: Forest fire --
12: Down the Mississippi --
13: Bismarck salutes the Red Cross --
14: Johnstown flood --
15: Hurricane sweeps Sea Islands --
16: Yankee in Stamboul --
17: I am with the wounded --
18: Miss Barton meets the Czar --
19: End of an era --
20: Twilight --
Appendix --
Bibliography --
Index.

Abstract:

This biography presents the life of the girl who became known as a fearless battlefield nurse during the Civil War and the founder of the American Red Cross.

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