Search
Type
Format
Sort
Location

Summary: Clara Barton wanted to help people from the time she was a child. She turned her compassion for others into several careers, including teaching and nursing. Risking her life to assist soldiers during the Civil War turned her into an American hero. She went on to found the American Red Cross.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Collins 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB BARTON PRO

Fessler, Diane Burke.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5475 FES

Burgess, Ann Wolbert

5 holds on 1 copy

Summary: "A behind-the-scenes look at the creation and development of the FBI's Behavioral Science Unit, written by the pioneering forensic nurse who transformed the way the FBI studies, profiles, and catches serial killers"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Books 2021

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Spinner, Stephanie

Summary: Profiles the life and accomplishments of Clara Barton, a teacher who organized efforts to bring nursing care to wounded soldiers during the Civil War and who went on to become the founder of the American Red Cross.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB BASKET BARTON

Lakin, Patricia

Summary: A brief biography of the woman who overcame her shyness to become a teacher, a nurse during the Civil War, and founder of the American Red Cross.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE LAK

Dubowski, Cathy East.

Summary: A biography of the nurse who served on the battlefields of the Civil War and later founded the American Red Cross.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Silver Burdett Press 1991

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Polacco, Patricia.

Summary: Describes how a young, shy Clara Barton loved and nurtured animals and plants before her older brother recognized Clara's gifts and encouraged her to develop her healing skills.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE History Polacco 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE POL

Graeber, Charles.

Summary: After his December 2003 arrest, registered nurse Charlie Cullen was quickly dubbed "The Angel of Death" by the media. But Cullen was no mercy killer, nor was he a simple monster. He was a favorite son, husband, beloved father, best friend, and celebrated caregiver. Implicated in the deaths of as many as 300 patients, he was also perhaps the most prolific serial killer in American history....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.15 Graeber 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1523 GRA

Jones, Carrie.

Summary: A picture book biography of Sarah Emma Edmonds, a Canadian-born woman who served as a spy in the Union Army during the Civil War.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Carolrhoda Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 EDM

Toler, Pamela D.

Summary: "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"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.7 TOL

Krull, Kathleen.

Summary: A look at the experiences of Louisa May Alcott during the Civil War that led to the writing of Little Women.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker Books for Young Readers 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 ALC

Sonneborn, Liz.

Summary: Presents the life of the nurse who served on the battlefields of the Civil War and later founded the American Red Cross.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea Juniors 1991

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Murphy, Frank

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Presents an introduction to the life and achievements of Clara Barton, from her childhood in Massachusetts and her early career as a schoolteacher to her accomplishments as a field nurse during the Civil War and her founding of the American Red Cross.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 BAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE MUR

Oates, Stephen B.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.775 OAT

Goldsmith, Connie

Summary: "This is the story of Kiyo Sato and her family and their experience in the U.S. Japanese Internment Camps during WWII."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twenty-First Century Books 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 921 SAT

Thomas, William G.

Summary: The story of the longest and most complex legal challenge to slavery in American history, in which a number of enslaved families challenged their bondage in court.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.3 THO

Back to Top