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Heroines of Mercy Street : the real nurses of the Civil War / Pamela D. Toler, PhD..

Toler, Pamela D., author. (Author).
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  • 24 of 25 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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  • ISBN: 9780316392075
  • ISBN: 0316392073
  • Physical Description: viii, 287 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-274) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Dorothea Dix goes to war -- The Army is unprepared -- Volunteers -- Nurses on the hospital transport ships -- Arriving at Mansion House Hospital -- Learning by experience -- Becoming indispensable -- Leaving Mansion House Hospital -- Reporting back to duty -- After the war -- A different viewpoint.
Summary, etc.: Reveals the true stories of the nurses at Mansion House, the mansion-turned-wartime hospital in Alexandria, Virginia, during the Civil War, the setting for the PBS series "Mercy Street."
Subject: Military hospitals > Virginia > Alexandria > History > 19th century.
Military nursing > Virginia > Alexandria > History > 19th century.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Hospitals.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Medical care.
Virginia > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Hospitals.
Virginia > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Medical care.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Women.
Alexandria (Virginia) > History > 19th century.

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