The Resource Florence Nightingale : an introduction to her life and family, Lynn McDonald, editor

Florence Nightingale : an introduction to her life and family, Lynn McDonald, editor

Label
Florence Nightingale : an introduction to her life and family
Title
Florence Nightingale
Title remainder
an introduction to her life and family
Statement of responsibility
Lynn McDonald, editor
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
MEAUC
Dewey number
610.73/092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
RT37.N5
LC item number
A2 2001 v. 1eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The collected works of Florence Nightingale
Series volume
v. 1
Label
Florence Nightingale : an introduction to her life and family, Lynn McDonald, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An outline of Florence Nightingale's life : Faith and church ; Early writing: Suggestions for thought (1852-60) ; Celibacy and suitors ; First work in nursing: Harley Street (1853-54) ; The Crimean War (1854-56) ; First royal commission, on the army (1856-59) ; Illness and invalidism ; Second royal commission, on India (1858-63) ; Working style (1859-99) ; Opposition to registration of nurses (1887-94) ; Domestic arrangements and expenditures ; Friends ; The arts ; Love of nature and companion animals ; Death rituals ; Last days, will and death -- Themes : Law, probability and application ; Positivism and idealism ; Theology/Theodikè ; Natural science ; The Italian connection ; Government and politics ; The family and individuals ; Social class and caste ; Gender roles and status of women ; Empire and imperialism ; War and militarism ; Approach to health care -- Key to editing -- Family life : Nightingale's "Lebenslauf" for Kaiserswerth ; Notes on her parents and sister -- Letters to, from and about Nightingale's immediate family : Mother, Frances "Fanny" Nightingale ; Father, W.E. Nightingale ; Sister, Parthenope, Lady Verney -- Letters to, from and about Nightingale's extended family : Grandmother, Mary Shore ; The Bonham Carter family ; The Nicholson family ; The Smith family ; The Verney family ; Godchildren and namesakes -- Domestic arrangements : Food orders and recipes ; Expenditures and donations ; Cat care ; Letters to, for and about domestic employees ; "Waifs and strays" -- Appendixes : A. Biographical sketches: The Nightingale family ; The Shore family ; The Smith family ; Father: William Edward Nightingale (1794-1874) ; Mother: Frances (Fanny) Nightingale (1788-1880) ; Sister: Frances Parthenope, Lady Verney (1819-90) ; Uncle Samuel and Aunt Mary Shore Smith ; (Sir) Harry Verney (1801-94) ; Edmund Hope Verney (1838-1910) and Margaret Verney (1844-1930) ; Blanche Smith, Arthur Hugh Clough and Arthur Clough -- B. The rise and fall of Florence Nightingale's reputation -- C. Florence Nightingale's family tree -- D. Florence Nightingale's last will and codicils
Control code
ocm71348506
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 908 pages, [8] pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780889203877
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3629472x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)71348506
  • ebsco0889203873

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