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Florence Nightingale: The Lady of the Lamp

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Discover the life of the English nurse whose sacrificial service became the foundation of modern nursing. A Women of Faith biography.
Paperback, 125 pages
Published July 1st 1987 by Bethany House Publishers
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Justin Rose
Oct 28, 2014 Justin Rose rated it liked it
Taught me a lot about a person I had only heard of before. The themes and details are randomly scattered which leaves the chronology confusing. On the plus side Miller creates a real interest in Florence Nightingale, but on the negative side she should have used more of her 128 pages to fulfill that interest.
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Mar 03, 2012 Camille Baird rated it it was amazing
Loved this book and don't know why it didn't inspire me to make a similar carrer choice but it certainly made me more aware of helping people, empathy, hygeine and a wonderful strong woman. great for young people and adults.
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This book was very informative. I had many misconceptions about her life and her accomplishments. It is a must-read!
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Basil William Miller was born in Laconia, Indiana, February 26, 1897. He moved with his family to Indian Territory (now Oklahoma) in 1905, and nine years later entered a small Christian college in Greenville, Texas, to earn A.B. and B.D. degrees.

After pastoring churches in Oklahoma, he was called to teach at Pasadena College in California. He married Esther Kirk and they had four children. He earn
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