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Cholera Epidemics in the 19th Century

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The Boston Smallpox Epidemic, 1721

“Pestilence” and the Printed Books of the Late 15th Century

Spanish Influenza in North America, 1918–1919

Syphilis, 1494–1923

Tropical Diseases and the Construction of the Panama Canal, 1904–1914

Tuberculosis in Europe and North America, 1800–1922

The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

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Title
Notes on nursing :  what it is, and what it is not   / by Florence Nightingale.
Name/Creator
Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation
Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute

Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine

Networked Resource

Widener Library

Houghton Library
Place of Origin
New York
Publisher
Appleton
Language
English
Description
140 p. ; 20 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
RT51 .N68 1860b

WY N688n 1860
Subject
Nursing Care ;  Nurses ;  Nursing ;  Nursing -- Practice ;  Nursing -- Education ;  Medical care ;  United StatesNew YorkNew York

Category
Public Health, 1800-1899

Florence Nightingale, 1820-1910

Note
Ventilation and warming -- Health of houses -- Petty management -- Noise -- Variety -- Taking food -- What food? -- Bed and bedding -- Light -- Cleanliness of rooms and walls -- Personal cleanliness -- Chattering hopes and advices -- Observation of the sick -- Conclusion.


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