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Time For Kids: Clara Barton: Angel of the Battlefield

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Take a close-up look at Clara Barton, who bravely nursed soldiers during the Civil War. Interviews with experts and lively writing deliver the accurate reporting you expect from Time For Kids. Historical and contemporary photographs capture the life of this caring woman and show how her legacy—the American Red Cross—assists people today. ...more
Paperback, 48 pages
Published January 8th 2008 by HarperCollins (first published January 1st 2008)
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Scott Whitney
Oct 18, 2014 Scott Whitney rated it liked it
Read this as one of the possibilities for teaching my students how to read biography. Social studies texts require a different approach than literature or science texts. This is a skill they are going to need to have before going on to high school.
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Nov 22, 2015 Sam rated it really liked it
This book is very informational, I used it to do a huge report
Professor
Jun 12, 2012 Professor rated it really liked it
A story about Clara Barton who was an angel who helped both Union, and Confederate. She helped as many wounded soldiers as possible and saved many lives. I thought this book was amazing and i thought it showed lots of detail about how she helped lots and lots of many injured soldiers in the Civil War.
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Aug 26, 2010 Jennifer rated it really liked it
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This book is very interesting. The book talks about Clara Barton's life as a child and how she became interested in nursing. In also tells students what she did during the Civil War and how she started what is known as the Red Cross. This is a very inspiring story that students would appreciate.
Tania Orozco
Mar 23, 2012 Tania Orozco rated it it was amazing
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I really enjoyed reading the biography of Clara Barton. Before reading this book I had no idea who she was or what her accomplishments were. The book is set up in an easy to read way and it also has a lot of information about the time period Clara Barton lived.
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