Download Heart and Soul. The Story of Florence Nightingale by Gena K. Gorrell PDF

By Gena K. Gorrell

Show description

Read or Download Heart and Soul. The Story of Florence Nightingale PDF

Similar growing up & facts of life books

Everybody Serves Soup (Carolrhoda Picture Books)

Whereas attempting to earn cash via shoveling snow so she will purchase her mom a Christmas current, Carrie comes up with an idea for simply the fitting present. contains soup recipes.

Look out!: a story about safety on bicycles

While Emily, Makayla, Jose, And Matt move Bicycling, They Witness What Can take place should you don't put on A Helmet.

Handy Health Guide to Bites and Stings

Do you know that children frequently get extra malicious program bites than adults? it really is real! discover why individuals are so attractive to insects, and the way to avoid and deal with bites and stings from various bugs and animals.

It's Perfectly Normal. Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health

The definitive booklet approximately puberty and sexual overall healthiness for today’s little ones and teenagers, now totally up-to-date for its 20th anniversary. for 2 many years, this universally acclaimed publication on sexuality has been the main depended on and obtainable source for children, mom and dad, academics, librarians, and an individual else who cares in regards to the health of tweens and youths.

Additional info for Heart and Soul. The Story of Florence Nightingale

Sample text

The sketch is by Hilary Bonham Carter. 1) But once the family reached Paris, Florence forgot her guilt. She was caught up again in the dizzying whirl of society. The Nightingales met Mary Clarke, or “Clarkey,” a lively, fascinating hostess whose dinner parties attracted the most brilliant men in Paris. Clarkey was famous for saying what she thought, even if it was tactless or rude. Like Florence, she was exasperated by women who wouldn’t make use of their brains. ” she demanded. ” She approved of the Nightingale sisters, though.

Gorrell. eISBN: 978-1-77049-030-7 I. Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910 – Juvenile literature. 2. Nurses – England – Biography – Juvenile literature. I. 73’092 C00-930406-I We acknowledge the financial support of the Government of Canada through the Book Publishing Industry Development Program and that of the Government of Ontario through the Ontario Media Development Corporation’s Ontario Book Initiative. We further acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts and the Ontario Arts Council for our publishing program.

If she couldn’t go to Salisbury to become a nurse, she would teach herself to be much, much more. Night after night, she studied, huddled in a shawl and working by candlelight. She read official reports about public health and sanitary arrangements in Britain. She got friends to send her information on European sanitation and mortality (death rates), so that she could compare statistics. Chart upon chart, notebook upon notebook, she built up an impressive knowledge of sanitation and sickness. LADIES OF LETTERS Before cars and telephones, letter-writing was a vital part of a lady’s life.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.69 of 5 – based on 9 votes