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7 edition of Women at the Front found in the catalog.

Women at the Front

Hospital Workers in Civil War America

by Jane E. Schultz

  • 320 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by The University of North Carolina Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Civil war,
  • Social history,
  • Women"s studies,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • History,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • Women"s Studies - History,
  • relief work; Union and Confederate hospitals; women & nursing; American medicine; 19th century; military hospitals; civil war & women,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • Women"s Studies - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages376
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7973091M
    ISBN 100807858196
    ISBN 109780807858196

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