Nightingales : the extraordinary upbringing and curious life of Miss Florence Nightingale / Gillian Gill
Book | Ballantine Books | 2004 | First edition.

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Edition
First edition.
Description
xxiii, 535 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 466-514) and index.
Contents
Entails and abolitionists -- One big happy family -- Wen and Fanny, Ben and Anne, Sam and Mai -- Lea Hurst and Embley -- A privileged Victorian childhood -- In father's library -- Doing Europe in style -- Coming out -- Problems with the Nicholsons -- Mrs. Nightingale says no -- Florence Nightingale is tempted -- De Profundis Clamavi Domine -- Breaking free -- Managing Harley Street -- Britain goes to war -- Steeped up to our necks in blood -- Woman trouble -- Spring at last -- In the Crimea -- Living to fight their cause -- Family matters.
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ISBN
0345451872
Standard No.
9780345451873
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