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Nurses at the Front

Writing the Wounds of the Great War

by Margaret R. Higonnet

  • 272 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Northeastern University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: First World War,
  • Essays, journals, letters & other prose works,
  • European history: Second World War,
  • Nursing,
  • World War, 1914-1918,
  • First World War, 1914-1918,
  • Military - World War I,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Western Front,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Europe,
  • USA,
  • Nurses,
  • Women"s Studies - History,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Borden, Mary,
  • United States,
  • Nursing - General,
  • 1873-1961,
  • Biography,
  • La Motte, Ellen Newbold,,
  • Medical care,
  • Personal narratives, American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages161
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8573988M
    ISBN 101555534848
    ISBN 109781555534844


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