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Worth a dozen men : women and nursing in the Civil War South / Libra R. Hilde.

Hilde, Libra Rose. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kirtland Community College Library E 625 .H55 2012 30775305443252 General Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780813932125 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0813932122 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780813932187 (e-book)
  • ISBN: 0813932181 (e-book)
  • Physical Description: viii, 317 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2012.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-306) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
State and private hospitals -- Matrons' work -- Becoming a nurse -- Ideal nursing -- Civilian women and Confederate medical care -- The hospital labor dilemma -- Conflict and cooperation -- Nursing and personal growth -- Aftermath and social change.
Subject: Confederate States of America. Army > Nurses.
Military nursing > Southern States > History > 19th century.
Military hospitals > Southern States > History > 19th century.
Women > Southern States > History > 19th century.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Medical care.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Women.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Hospitals.

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