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Mary walker wears the pants [electronic resource] : The True Story of the Doctor, Reformer, and Civil War Hero. Cheryl Harness.

Harness, Cheryl. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781480425453 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9781480425149 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Albert Whitman & Company, 2013.

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Summary, etc.: The story of Mary Edwards Walker, the doctor and women's rights activist who served in the Civil War and received the Medal of Honor.Mary Edwards Walker was unconventional for her time: She was one of the first women doctors in the country, she was a suffragist, and she wore pants! And when the Civil War struck, she took to the battlefields in a modified Union uniform as a commissioned doctor. For her service, she became the only woman ever to earn the Medal of Honor.This picture book biography tells the story of a remarkable woman who challenged traditional roles and lived life on her own terms.
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 4 - Text Difficulty 5
LG/Lower grades (K-3rd)
910 Lexile.
5.5 ATOS Level
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 102132 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Juvenile Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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