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Title
The other side of war :  with the Army of the Potomac : letters from the headquarters of the United States Sanitary Commission during the Peninsular Campaign in Virginia in 1862   / by Katharine Prescott Wormeley.
Name/Creator
Wormeley, Katharine Prescott., creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1129735 
Digital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Countway Medicine

Schlesinger

Widener

Place of Origin
Boston
Publisher
Ticknor and Co.
Language
English
Description
ix, 210 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
Form/Genre
text

letter

print
Subject
United States Sanitary Commission. ;  United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Hospitals

Category
Images in Books

Public Health, 1800-1899

Medical Education and Practice

Note
Letters Wormeley wrote while a hospital volunteer caring for wounded soldiers during the peninsular campaign of the Civil War in 1862.

Published in 1898, without change of text under title: The cruel side of war.

Includes index.


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