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life of Florence Nightingale

Sir Edward Tyas Cook

life of Florence Nightingale

by Sir Edward Tyas Cook

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Published by Macmillan and Co., Limited in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nightingale, Florence, -- 1820-1910.,
  • Nurses -- England -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesShort life of Florence Nightingale.
    Statementby Sir Edward Cook ; abridged and revised by Rosalind Nash.
    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsNash, Rosalind Nightingale., Library of Leonard and Virginia Woolf.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 404 p., [2] leaves of plates ;
    Number of Pages404
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16721367M

    Early Life and Her Determination. LITTLE FLORENCE. Florence Nightingale was born on May 12, , into a wealthy and upper-class British family. She was the daughter of William Edward Nightingale and Frances Nightingale nee Smith. Florence Nightingale, –, English nurse, the founder of modern nursing, b. Florence, Italy. Her life was dedicated to the care of the sick and war wounded and to the promotion of her vision of an effective public health-care system.

    Florence Nightingale had been born in Florence, Italy, on May 12, Her mother so loved the city, then the center of European gaiety, that she named her second daughter after it. In those days, Flor-ence was a most unusual name for a girl. A widening split in the Nightingale family came about because of. The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Life of Florence Nightingale vol. 1 of 2, by Edward Tyas Cook This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

    Florence Nightingale was born in Florence, Italy, on May 12, ; she was named after the city of her birth. Her father, William E. Nightingale, was a wealthy landowner who had inherited an estate in Derbyshire, England. Nightingale was helped in using nurses trained by Elizabeth Fry’s school of nurses. Nightingale was an admirer of Fry, who amongst other things campaigned for better prison conditions. Florence was very glad to be able to take up the post and put in to use her training as a nurse. They were based at the staff hospital at Scutari.


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