The Resource Heroines of Mercy Street : the real nurses of the Civil War, Pamela D. Toler, (electronic resource)

Heroines of Mercy Street : the real nurses of the Civil War, Pamela D. Toler, (electronic resource)

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Heroines of Mercy Street : the real nurses of the Civil War
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Heroines of Mercy Street
Title remainder
the real nurses of the Civil War
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Pamela D. Toler
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eng
Summary
A look at the lives of the real nurses depicted in the PBS show Mercy Street and their Civil War struggles.Heroines of Mercy Street tells the true stories of the nurses at the Mansion House of Alexandria, Virginia, a mansion turned war-time hospital and setting for the new PBS drama Mercy Street. Among the Union soldiers, doctors, wounded men from both sides, freed slaves, politicians, speculators, and spies who passed through the hospital in the crossroads of the Civil War, were nurses who gave their time freely and willingly to save lives and aid the wounded. These women saw casualties on a scale Americans had never seen before, and medicine was at a turning point. Heroines of Mercy Street follows the lives of women like Dorothea Dix, Mary Phinney, Anne Reading, and more before, during, and after their epic struggle in Alexandria and reveals their personal contributions to this astounding period in the advancement of medicine
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TEFOD
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Mercy Street (Television program)
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Toler, Pamela D
Dewey number
973.775
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not applicable
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LC call number
E621
LC item number
.T65 2016ab
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other
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Read by Suzanne Toren
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Toren, Suzanne
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  • Dix, Dorothea Lynde
  • Olnhausen, Mary Phinney von
  • Reading, Anne
  • Nurses
  • United States
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Heroines of Mercy Street : the real nurses of the Civil War, Pamela D. Toler, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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spoken word
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rdacontent
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 sound file (08 hr., 15 min., 17 sec.))
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online
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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06f035ce-1ca7-477b-b2eb-2c2537854795
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
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other
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(OCoLC)939591866
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Label
Heroines of Mercy Street : the real nurses of the Civil War, Pamela D. Toler, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (08 hr., 15 min., 17 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
06f035ce-1ca7-477b-b2eb-2c2537854795
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)939591866
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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