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The how and why wonder book of Florence Nightingale.

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Published by Grosset & Dunlap in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910 -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by Leonard Vosburgh.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesHow and why wonder books
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUH347.N6 W4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5852291M
    LC Control Number62012795
    OCLC/WorldCa1937254


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Nightingale’s book preceded the IOM’s report by years, but the gist of the message was similar: medical care can actually be dangerous for patients and one must focus on fixing the system in order to improve overall health and safety. Florence Nightingale: An Introduction to Her Life and Family introduces the Collected Works by giving an overview of Nightingale’s life and the faith that guided it and by outlining the main social reform concerns on which she worked from her “call to service’’ at age sixteen to old age.

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