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The Resource Florence Nightingale, Demi

Florence Nightingale, Demi

Label
Florence Nightingale
Title
Florence Nightingale
Statement of responsibility
Demi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Florence Nightingale revolutionized the world of medicine by emphasizing cleanliness, food that was hot and nutritious, and organization in hospitals. What began as an attempt to make army hospitals safer and more effective became a lifelong mission, and remains relevant today. This new picture book biography of Florence Nightingale, from celebrated author and artist Demi, beautifully portrays the story of Florence's life and explores the long-lasting effects of her career. "--
Summary
"Florence Nightingale revolutionized the world of medicine by emphasizing cleanliness, food that was hot and nutritious, and organization in hospitals. What began as an attempt to make army hospitals safer and more effective became a lifelong mission, and remains relevant today. This new picture book biography of Florence Nightingale, from celebrated author and artist Demi, beautifully portrays the story of Florence's life and explores the long-lasting effects of her career. "--
Writing style
Illustration
Award
Parents' Choice Award for Non-Fiction, 2014.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10285042
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 610.73092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
4-8
LC call number
RT37.N5
LC item number
D46 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1020
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 2
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
primary
Label
Florence Nightingale, Demi
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/290/9780805097290/image/lgcover.9780805097290.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5659324
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780805097290
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013030801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn849212332
  • (OCoLC)849212332
Label
Florence Nightingale, Demi
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/290/9780805097290/image/lgcover.9780805097290.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5659324
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780805097290
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013030801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn849212332
  • (OCoLC)849212332

Library Locations

    • Brunswick-Glynn County LibraryBorrow it
      208 Gloucester St, Brunswick, GA, 31520-7007, US
      31.148396 -81.495972
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