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Florence Nightingale

By Demi

Florence Nightingale revolutionized the world of medicine and nursing by emphasizing cleanliness, food that was hot and nutritious, and organization in hospitals. What began as an attempt to make army hospitals safer and more effective became a lifelong mission, and remains relevant today.
 
This new picture book biography of Florence Nightingale, from celebrated author and artist Demi, beautifully portrays the story of Florence's life and explores the long-lasting effects of her career.

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Publish Date

2014

ISBN

9780805097290


Format: Book
Author: Demi
Summary: "Florence Nightingale revolutionized the world of medicine by emphasizing cleanliness, food that was hot and nutritious, and organization in hospitals. What began as an attempt to make army hospitals safer and more effective became a lifelong mission, and remains relevant today. This new picture book biography of Florence Nightingale, from celebrated author and artist Demi, beautifully portrays the story of Florence's life and explores the long-lasting effects of her career. "-- Provided by publisher.
Title: Florence Nightingale / Demi.
Publisher Date: New York, New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2014.
Subject: Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910 -- Juvenile literature. Nurses -- England -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Isbn: 9780805097290 (hbk.) 0805097295 (hbk.)
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 5
System Items Total: 6
Call Number: CB Nightingale
Oclc: 849212332
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Bib Id: 497307

Format: Book
Author: Demi.
Summary: "Florence Nightingale revolutionized the world of medicine by emphasizing cleanliness, food that was hot and nutritious, and organization in hospitals. What began as an attempt to make army hospitals safer and more effective became a lifelong mission, and remains relevant today. This new picture book biography of Florence Nightingale, from celebrated author and artist Demi, beautifully portrays the story of Florence's life and explores the long-lasting effects of her career. "-- Provided by publisher.
Title: Florence Nightingale / Demi.
Edition: First edition.
Publisher, Date: New York, New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2014.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Target Audience Note: 4-8.
Subjects: Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910 -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: Nurses -- England -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references.
LCCN: 2013030801
ISBN: 9780805097290 (hbk.)
ISBN: 0805097295 (hbk.)
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 5
Total Copies: 6
Call Number: CB Nightingale