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Florence Nightingale : an introduction to her life and family

Author: Florence Nightingale; Lynn McDonald
Publisher: Waterloo, Ont. : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, ©2001.
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910.
Florence Nightingale.
Waterloo, Ont. : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, ©2001
(OCoLC)48415744
Named Person: Florence Nightingale; Florence Nightingale; Florence Nightingale; Florence Nightingale
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Florence Nightingale; Lynn McDonald
ISBN: 0889203873 9780889203877 1417544740 9781417544745 9780889207042 0889207046
OCLC Number: 71348506
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 908 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations.
Contents: An outline of Florence Nightingale's life : Faith and church ; Early writing: Suggestions for thought (1852-60) ; Celibacy and suitors ; First work in nursing: Harley Street (1853-54) ; The Crimean War (1854-56) ; First royal commission, on the army (1856-59) ; Illness and invalidism ; Second royal commission, on India (1858-63) ; Working style (1859-99) ; Opposition to registration of nurses (1887-94) ; Domestic arrangements and expenditures ; Friends ; The arts ; Love of nature and companion animals ; Death rituals ; Last days, will and death --
Themes : Law, probability and application ; Positivism and idealism ; Theology/Theodikè ; Natural science ; The Italian connection ; Government and politics ; The family and individuals ; Social class and caste ; Gender roles and status of women ; Empire and imperialism ; War and militarism ; Approach to health care --
Key to editing --
Family life : Nightingale's "Lebenslauf" for Kaiserswerth ; Notes on her parents and sister --
Letters to, from and about Nightingale's immediate family : Mother, Frances "Fanny" Nightingale ; Father, W.E. Nightingale ; Sister, Parthenope, Lady Verney --
Letters to, from and about Nightingale's extended family : Grandmother, Mary Shore ; The Bonham Carter family ; The Nicholson family ; The Smith family ; The Verney family ; Godchildren and namesakes --
Domestic arrangements : Food orders and recipes ; Expenditures and donations ; Cat care ; Letters to, for and about domestic employees ; "Waifs and strays" --
Appendixes : A. Biographical sketches: The Nightingale family ; The Shore family ; The Smith family ; Father: William Edward Nightingale (1794-1874) ; Mother: Frances (Fanny) Nightingale (1788-1880) ; Sister: Frances Parthenope, Lady Verney (1819-90) ; Uncle Samuel and Aunt Mary Shore Smith ; (Sir) Harry Verney (1801-94) ; Edmund Hope Verney (1838-1910) and Margaret Verney (1844-1930) ; Blanche Smith, Arthur Hugh Clough and Arthur Clough --
B. The rise and fall of Florence Nightingale's reputation --
C. Florence Nightingale's family tree --
D. Florence Nightingale's last will and codicils.
Responsibility: Lynn McDonald, editor.
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