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The Anzac girls : the extraordinary story of our World War I nurses

Author: Peter Rees
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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By the end of the Great War, forty-five Australian and New Zealand nurses had died on overseas service and over two hundred had been decorated. These were the women who left for war looking for adventure and romance but were soon confronted with challenges for which their civilian lives could never have prepared them. Their strength and dignity were remarkable. Using diaries and letters, Peter Rees takes us into the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Rees
ISBN: 9781743319826 1743319827
OCLC Number: 911892316
Notes: "First published in Australia and New Zealand by Allen & Unwin as The other Anzacs in 2008"--Title page verso.
Awards: Short-listed for ACT Book 2009 (Australia)
Short-listed for the Year 2009 (Australia)
Description: xviii, 363 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Gallipoli --
The Marquette --
The Western Front --
Australian World War I nurses honour roll --
New Zealand World War I nurses honour roll.
Responsibility: Peter Rees.
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The harrowing, dramatic and profoundly moving story of the Australian and New Zealand nurses who served in the Great War.  Read more...

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