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Vietnam War nurses : personal accounts of 18 Americans / Patricia Rushton.

Rushton, Patricia. (Author). OverDrive, Inc. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781476602080 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Electronic book.
Formatted Contents Note:
Elizabeth R. Barker -- Catherine (Kay) M. Bauer -- Lou Ellen Bell -- Karen Born -- Mary Breed -- Linda Caldwell -- Alene B. Duerk -- Merlan Owen Ellis -- Lois Gay -- Sandra Kirkpatrick Holmes -- Lynn Calmes Kohl -- Mitchel A. McDonald -- Mary Lou Ostergren-Bruner -- Ruth E. Purinton -- Maria V. Rossi -- Mary Ellen Warne -- Harry A. Wesche -- Odette P. Willis.
Summary, etc.:
"Eighteen nurses who served in the United States military nurse corps present their personal accounts in this book. They represent all military branches and both genders. They speak of patriotism, belief in a greater power, the gaining of knowledge about the nursing profession and themselves, of persecution and discrimination, of travel and the adventure of friendship and love"--Provided by publisher.
Reproduction Note:
Electronic reproduction. Jefferson McFarland 2013 Available via World Wide Web.
Subject: United States. Army Nurse Corps > Biography.
United States. Army Nurse Corps > History > Vietnam War, 1961-1975.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > Medical care.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > Personal narratives, American.
Military nursing > United States > History > 20th century.
Military nursing > Vietnam > History > 20th century.
United States > Armed Forces > Nurses > Biography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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