text Heroines of Mercy Street : the real nurses of the Civil War


"Tells the true stories of the nurses at Mansion House, the Alexandria, Virginia hotel turned wartime hospital, and the setting for the PBS show Mercy Street"--

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 bac... Read more
viii, 287 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Little, Brown and Company 2016

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