Mary Seacole : bound for the battlefield (Book, 2020) [Union University]
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Mary Seacole : bound for the battlefield

Author: Susan Goldman Rubin; Richie Pope
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2020 ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Mary Seacole was called to nurse the sick and wounded from bedside to battlefield. Nothing would stand in her way."--Back cover
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Juvenile works
Picture books
Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Mary Seacole; Mary Seacole
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Goldman Rubin; Richie Pope
ISBN: 9780763679941 0763679941
OCLC Number: 1137827293
Description: 44 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Susan Goldman Rubin ; illustrated by Richie Pope.

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"Mary Seacole was called to nurse the sick and wounded from bedside to battlefield. Nothing would stand in her way."--Back cover
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Good biography for early to mid elementary grades

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2020-11-13) Good Permalink

This is the story of Mary Seacole, a Creole woman who was self-trained nurse, or "doctress."  She was drawn to battlefield medicine, as well as epidemic outbreaks, and self-deployed around the world.

The text details not just her courage and medical skill, but the challenges she had to...
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