G. I. nightingale the story of an American army nurse. by Theresa Archard

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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical and sanitary affairs

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LC ClassificationsD811.5 .A65
The Physical Object
Pagination187 p.
Number of Pages187
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6481716M
LC Control Number45003557
OCLC/WorldCa14725635

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KIRKUS REVIEW. Most of this is so good that it seems captious to take exception to the rather slow getting-under-way, the casual and somewhat amateurish style of the introductory part dealing with the early haphazard preparation of the Army nurses for.

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