I highly recommend this book to anyone who enjoys a great biography filled with beautiful pictures.

Despite society's restrictions she forged her way to the front lines to follow her desire to help the sick and wounded taking advantage of a British experiment to provide female nurses on the war front during the Crimean War. Florence Nightingale was named after the Italian city of her birth on May 12, 1820. She is best known for her work during the Crimean War, when she vastly improved gru. This is a fantastic read for the young people on whom it is focused, or really for anyone at all interested in learning about how one determined person can be a driving force for positive change.

The first chapters about her upbringing were slow going and boring, but I was rewarded for my patience. Florence Nightingale was such a great example of a strong-willed woman who fought hard for the right to serve others through nursing in a time and place when nursing was frowned upon for a woman born to privilege. By firmly grounding Nightingale in the Victorian era, Reef succeeds in not just humanizing her subject; the author also underscores the extraordinary nature of her achievements because of her willingness to transcend her time’s social mores. She lives in College Park, Maryland. When Florence felt she had a "Call from God", she could not refute it, nor deny it. This is my second book of Catherine Reef's that I have read and now, I want to read them all. Then I came across this YA book, and found it to be quite useful in relating the main points of Nightingale’s life, without the need to read a full-scale biography. My favorite part of the book.

However, she was awarded the Order of Merit in 1907. Also, a great read to remind us of how much better we have things in the world now. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. A Brief Biography of Marie Curie. Their older daughter was named Parthenope, and she was very different in temperament and looks from her younger and more beloved sister, Florence. I must read more about Nightingale, but for those with little or no knowledge of her, this richly illustrated biography is an excellent place to start. I prefer biographies that show the person in all their humanness, the good and the bad, the remarkable and the ordinary. This is a fantastic read for the young people on whom it is focused, or really for anyone at all interested in learning about how one determined person can be a driving force for positive change.
Covering more than just her "Lady with a Lamp" days, this biography of Florence Nightingale is a full and nuanced look at an inspiring woman's life. This woman was one of my childhood heroes, and I would hope that she would inspire future generations as well. She changed the worlds view on the nursing profession.

Catherine Reef goes into detail examining the life and times of this famous healer in her biography, Florence Nightingale: The Courageous Life of the Legendary Nurse. Her talents to organize and clean up the mess she found provided hope to the soldiers as she ministered to their needs. The author has written other biographies that I look forward to reading.

Gaining worldwide renown, Florence Nightingale soon became known as "T. Florence Nightingale was named after the Italian city of her birth on May 12, 1820. I came away with a new appreciation for this female trailblazer, even if it wasn't the most compelling biography I've read. Please try again. Nice detailed biography of the famous nurse.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Perfect length book to learn about someone I have always wanted to know more about. Nearly every page has a color illustration from Florence's life. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Against her family's wishes, she trains at Kaiserwerth on the Rhine, a rare European institution for nurses. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. She had to overcome much discrimination to become a nurse. Download Florence Nightingale: A Biography (Classic Reprint) pdf books In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. Naturally some writers are better at this than others, and it does relate to the purpose and sense of fairness of the author him/herself. Florence Nightingale: The Courageous Life of the Legendary Nurse is a powerhouse biography of the world-renown creator of the modern nursing vocation. It is good to remember that many, many people lived in squalor in the not so distant past. This was a very profound story about the life of this brave nurse. I loved the beautiful pictures and historic facts about other famous figures who influenced a strong-willed woman during Victorian Era England! Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. I loved the beautiful pictures and historic facts about other famou. I learned so much about the life of Florence Nightingale. We work hard to protect your security and privacy.

Start by marking “Florence Nightingale: The Courageous Life of the Legendary Nurse” as Want to Read: Error rating book. A fantastic biography accessible for any reader that showcases the world that Florence Nighingale had to live in in order to be the most famous and legendary nurse that she is known as today.

As a traditional family of wealth, the Nightingales frowned upon either of their daughters pursuing a profession, especially one as degrading as that of a nurse, so it was with much surprise and a score of heated arguments between Florence and the rest of her family before she was finally given permission to follow her dream of being a nurse. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

She met and became friends with lots of famous people of the time—authors Elizabeth Gaskell and Mary Ann Evans (George Eliot), poet Arthur Clough, Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell, African American nurse Mary Seacole, and even Queen Victoria herself.
It took the Florence Nightingale's of the world to start to change that, and they are continuing to make that change for people even today. Includes source notes and an index. By the mid-1890s Florence was an invalid. And I was rewarded in this book with a good history, well researched and thought provoking. Although if this is all I've got to go on it does not paint Florence in the best of light in her "final" years, but maybe I'll let this be a starting point and not t. I was inspired to read more about Florence Nightingale when her efforts to raise money to help aid Dr. Livingston were mentioned in a book I was reading about his adventures to find the source of the Nile... so I come to her story a stranger. There was a problem loading your book clubs.

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I knew nothing about Florence Nightingale until I read this book.

Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Most people know Florence Nightingale was a compassionate and legendary nurse, but they don’t know her full story.

This biography focuses on the feelings of the family and society during her maturation and how adamant they were that she NOT follow her interests and passion though everyone commented on her smarts and abilities.

William was somewhat of a recluse who preferred to be in his library instead of out socializing with his guests. Florence Nightingale was such a great example of a strong-willed woman who fought hard for the right to serve others through nursing in a time and place when nursing was frowned upon for a woman born to privilege.
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I highly recommend this book to anyone who enjoys a great biography filled with beautiful pictures.

Despite society's restrictions she forged her way to the front lines to follow her desire to help the sick and wounded taking advantage of a British experiment to provide female nurses on the war front during the Crimean War. Florence Nightingale was named after the Italian city of her birth on May 12, 1820. She is best known for her work during the Crimean War, when she vastly improved gru. This is a fantastic read for the young people on whom it is focused, or really for anyone at all interested in learning about how one determined person can be a driving force for positive change.

The first chapters about her upbringing were slow going and boring, but I was rewarded for my patience. Florence Nightingale was such a great example of a strong-willed woman who fought hard for the right to serve others through nursing in a time and place when nursing was frowned upon for a woman born to privilege. By firmly grounding Nightingale in the Victorian era, Reef succeeds in not just humanizing her subject; the author also underscores the extraordinary nature of her achievements because of her willingness to transcend her time’s social mores. She lives in College Park, Maryland. When Florence felt she had a "Call from God", she could not refute it, nor deny it. This is my second book of Catherine Reef's that I have read and now, I want to read them all. Then I came across this YA book, and found it to be quite useful in relating the main points of Nightingale’s life, without the need to read a full-scale biography. My favorite part of the book.

However, she was awarded the Order of Merit in 1907. Also, a great read to remind us of how much better we have things in the world now. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. A Brief Biography of Marie Curie. Their older daughter was named Parthenope, and she was very different in temperament and looks from her younger and more beloved sister, Florence. I must read more about Nightingale, but for those with little or no knowledge of her, this richly illustrated biography is an excellent place to start. I prefer biographies that show the person in all their humanness, the good and the bad, the remarkable and the ordinary. This is a fantastic read for the young people on whom it is focused, or really for anyone at all interested in learning about how one determined person can be a driving force for positive change.
Covering more than just her "Lady with a Lamp" days, this biography of Florence Nightingale is a full and nuanced look at an inspiring woman's life. This woman was one of my childhood heroes, and I would hope that she would inspire future generations as well. She changed the worlds view on the nursing profession.

Catherine Reef goes into detail examining the life and times of this famous healer in her biography, Florence Nightingale: The Courageous Life of the Legendary Nurse. Her talents to organize and clean up the mess she found provided hope to the soldiers as she ministered to their needs. The author has written other biographies that I look forward to reading.

Gaining worldwide renown, Florence Nightingale soon became known as "T. Florence Nightingale was named after the Italian city of her birth on May 12, 1820. I came away with a new appreciation for this female trailblazer, even if it wasn't the most compelling biography I've read. Please try again. Nice detailed biography of the famous nurse.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Perfect length book to learn about someone I have always wanted to know more about. Nearly every page has a color illustration from Florence's life. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Against her family's wishes, she trains at Kaiserwerth on the Rhine, a rare European institution for nurses. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. She had to overcome much discrimination to become a nurse. Download Florence Nightingale: A Biography (Classic Reprint) pdf books In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. Naturally some writers are better at this than others, and it does relate to the purpose and sense of fairness of the author him/herself. Florence Nightingale: The Courageous Life of the Legendary Nurse is a powerhouse biography of the world-renown creator of the modern nursing vocation. It is good to remember that many, many people lived in squalor in the not so distant past. This was a very profound story about the life of this brave nurse. I loved the beautiful pictures and historic facts about other famous figures who influenced a strong-willed woman during Victorian Era England! Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. I loved the beautiful pictures and historic facts about other famou. I learned so much about the life of Florence Nightingale. We work hard to protect your security and privacy.

Start by marking “Florence Nightingale: The Courageous Life of the Legendary Nurse” as Want to Read: Error rating book. A fantastic biography accessible for any reader that showcases the world that Florence Nighingale had to live in in order to be the most famous and legendary nurse that she is known as today.

As a traditional family of wealth, the Nightingales frowned upon either of their daughters pursuing a profession, especially one as degrading as that of a nurse, so it was with much surprise and a score of heated arguments between Florence and the rest of her family before she was finally given permission to follow her dream of being a nurse. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

She met and became friends with lots of famous people of the time—authors Elizabeth Gaskell and Mary Ann Evans (George Eliot), poet Arthur Clough, Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell, African American nurse Mary Seacole, and even Queen Victoria herself.
It took the Florence Nightingale's of the world to start to change that, and they are continuing to make that change for people even today. Includes source notes and an index. By the mid-1890s Florence was an invalid. And I was rewarded in this book with a good history, well researched and thought provoking. Although if this is all I've got to go on it does not paint Florence in the best of light in her "final" years, but maybe I'll let this be a starting point and not t. I was inspired to read more about Florence Nightingale when her efforts to raise money to help aid Dr. Livingston were mentioned in a book I was reading about his adventures to find the source of the Nile... so I come to her story a stranger. There was a problem loading your book clubs.

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I knew nothing about Florence Nightingale until I read this book.

Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Most people know Florence Nightingale was a compassionate and legendary nurse, but they don’t know her full story.

This biography focuses on the feelings of the family and society during her maturation and how adamant they were that she NOT follow her interests and passion though everyone commented on her smarts and abilities.

William was somewhat of a recluse who preferred to be in his library instead of out socializing with his guests. Florence Nightingale was such a great example of a strong-willed woman who fought hard for the right to serve others through nursing in a time and place when nursing was frowned upon for a woman born to privilege.
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She lived a long life, never married.

She died peacefully in her sleep at 90 years old.

This riveting biography explores the exceptional life of a woman who defied the stifling conventions of Victorian society to pursue what was considered an undesirable vocation. But she endured and as she mentioned in several letters, no one wanted to see her leave the home because that's where a woman should be and shamed her for it, but they also didn't want her to be on the battlefield but praised her for that-- basically she couldn't win.

Learn more about the program. I was inspired to read more about Florence Nightingale when her efforts to raise money to help aid Dr. Livingston were mentioned in a book I was reading about his adventures to find the source of the Nile... so I come to her story a stranger. A Brief Biography of James Simpson. She lives with her cat and her dog in Arizona. She met and became friends with lots of famous people of the time—authors Elizabeth Gaskell and Mary Ann Evans (George Eliot), poet Arthur Clough, Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell, African American nurse Mary Seacole, and even Queen Victoria herself. This is a fantastic book for independent young readers, filled with informative facts about Florence Nightingale. She keeps it in a story telling format that keeps the story interesting. I knew, of course, that she was a trail-blazer in modern nursing, but that was about it.

As documented, Florence still had this conviction years later, as she felt her life needed to go one way, to fulfill what she thought God wanted her to do. What an incredible woman.

The following notes are by no means intended as a rule of thought by which nurses can teach themselves to nurse, still less as a manual to teach nurses to nurse. A definite must-add for all young adult biography collections. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. This riveting biography explores the exceptional life of a woman who defied the stifling conventions of Victorian society to pursue what was considered an undesirable vocation.

It was easy to read and full of great pictures. An unusual and gifted woman. Please try your request again later. Gaining worldwide renown, Florence Nightingale soon became known as "The Lady with the Lamp" named for her nocturnal wanderings taking care of the wounded throughout the wards. A fantastic biography accessible for any reader that showcases the world that Florence Nighingale had to live in in order to be the most famous and legendary nurse that she is known as today.

I highly recommend this book to anyone who enjoys a great biography filled with beautiful pictures.

Despite society's restrictions she forged her way to the front lines to follow her desire to help the sick and wounded taking advantage of a British experiment to provide female nurses on the war front during the Crimean War. Florence Nightingale was named after the Italian city of her birth on May 12, 1820. She is best known for her work during the Crimean War, when she vastly improved gru. This is a fantastic read for the young people on whom it is focused, or really for anyone at all interested in learning about how one determined person can be a driving force for positive change.

The first chapters about her upbringing were slow going and boring, but I was rewarded for my patience. Florence Nightingale was such a great example of a strong-willed woman who fought hard for the right to serve others through nursing in a time and place when nursing was frowned upon for a woman born to privilege. By firmly grounding Nightingale in the Victorian era, Reef succeeds in not just humanizing her subject; the author also underscores the extraordinary nature of her achievements because of her willingness to transcend her time’s social mores. She lives in College Park, Maryland. When Florence felt she had a "Call from God", she could not refute it, nor deny it. This is my second book of Catherine Reef's that I have read and now, I want to read them all. Then I came across this YA book, and found it to be quite useful in relating the main points of Nightingale’s life, without the need to read a full-scale biography. My favorite part of the book.

However, she was awarded the Order of Merit in 1907. Also, a great read to remind us of how much better we have things in the world now. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. A Brief Biography of Marie Curie. Their older daughter was named Parthenope, and she was very different in temperament and looks from her younger and more beloved sister, Florence. I must read more about Nightingale, but for those with little or no knowledge of her, this richly illustrated biography is an excellent place to start. I prefer biographies that show the person in all their humanness, the good and the bad, the remarkable and the ordinary. This is a fantastic read for the young people on whom it is focused, or really for anyone at all interested in learning about how one determined person can be a driving force for positive change.
Covering more than just her "Lady with a Lamp" days, this biography of Florence Nightingale is a full and nuanced look at an inspiring woman's life. This woman was one of my childhood heroes, and I would hope that she would inspire future generations as well. She changed the worlds view on the nursing profession.

Catherine Reef goes into detail examining the life and times of this famous healer in her biography, Florence Nightingale: The Courageous Life of the Legendary Nurse. Her talents to organize and clean up the mess she found provided hope to the soldiers as she ministered to their needs. The author has written other biographies that I look forward to reading.

Gaining worldwide renown, Florence Nightingale soon became known as "T. Florence Nightingale was named after the Italian city of her birth on May 12, 1820. I came away with a new appreciation for this female trailblazer, even if it wasn't the most compelling biography I've read. Please try again. Nice detailed biography of the famous nurse.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Perfect length book to learn about someone I have always wanted to know more about. Nearly every page has a color illustration from Florence's life. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Against her family's wishes, she trains at Kaiserwerth on the Rhine, a rare European institution for nurses. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. She had to overcome much discrimination to become a nurse. Download Florence Nightingale: A Biography (Classic Reprint) pdf books In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. Naturally some writers are better at this than others, and it does relate to the purpose and sense of fairness of the author him/herself. Florence Nightingale: The Courageous Life of the Legendary Nurse is a powerhouse biography of the world-renown creator of the modern nursing vocation. It is good to remember that many, many people lived in squalor in the not so distant past. This was a very profound story about the life of this brave nurse. I loved the beautiful pictures and historic facts about other famous figures who influenced a strong-willed woman during Victorian Era England! Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. I loved the beautiful pictures and historic facts about other famou. I learned so much about the life of Florence Nightingale. We work hard to protect your security and privacy.

Start by marking “Florence Nightingale: The Courageous Life of the Legendary Nurse” as Want to Read: Error rating book. A fantastic biography accessible for any reader that showcases the world that Florence Nighingale had to live in in order to be the most famous and legendary nurse that she is known as today.

As a traditional family of wealth, the Nightingales frowned upon either of their daughters pursuing a profession, especially one as degrading as that of a nurse, so it was with much surprise and a score of heated arguments between Florence and the rest of her family before she was finally given permission to follow her dream of being a nurse. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

She met and became friends with lots of famous people of the time—authors Elizabeth Gaskell and Mary Ann Evans (George Eliot), poet Arthur Clough, Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell, African American nurse Mary Seacole, and even Queen Victoria herself.
It took the Florence Nightingale's of the world to start to change that, and they are continuing to make that change for people even today. Includes source notes and an index. By the mid-1890s Florence was an invalid. And I was rewarded in this book with a good history, well researched and thought provoking. Although if this is all I've got to go on it does not paint Florence in the best of light in her "final" years, but maybe I'll let this be a starting point and not t. I was inspired to read more about Florence Nightingale when her efforts to raise money to help aid Dr. Livingston were mentioned in a book I was reading about his adventures to find the source of the Nile... so I come to her story a stranger. There was a problem loading your book clubs.

There's a problem loading this menu right now.

I knew nothing about Florence Nightingale until I read this book.

Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Most people know Florence Nightingale was a compassionate and legendary nurse, but they don’t know her full story.

This biography focuses on the feelings of the family and society during her maturation and how adamant they were that she NOT follow her interests and passion though everyone commented on her smarts and abilities.

William was somewhat of a recluse who preferred to be in his library instead of out socializing with his guests. Florence Nightingale was such a great example of a strong-willed woman who fought hard for the right to serve others through nursing in a time and place when nursing was frowned upon for a woman born to privilege.

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