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Published by Abdo Pub. in Edina, Minn .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • England

Subjects:

  • Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Nurses -- England -- Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementSarah Tieck.
GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
SeriesFirst biographies. Set V
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRT37.N5 T54 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3415756M
ISBN 10159679786X
LC Control Number2005031969
OCLC/WorldCa62281968

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