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The Resource Mary Seacole : the most famous black woman of the Victorian Age, Jane Robinson

Mary Seacole : the most famous black woman of the Victorian Age, Jane Robinson

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Mary Seacole : the most famous black woman of the Victorian Age
Title
Mary Seacole
Title remainder
the most famous black woman of the Victorian Age
Statement of responsibility
Jane Robinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Illuminating one of the unsung heroes of the Crimean War, the author presents the remarkable life of Mary Seacole, a Jamaican woman who fought cholera and yellow fever in the Crimea and later founded the British Hotel
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NLM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robinson, Jane
Dewey number
  • 610.7308996/073
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • RT37.S43
  • DK215.95
LC item number
  • R63 2004
  • .R63 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2005 B-198
  • WZ 100
NLM item number
S4382R 2004
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Seacole, Mary
  • Nurses
  • Crimean War, 1853-1856
Label
Mary Seacole : the most famous black woman of the Victorian Age, Jane Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-223) and index
Contents
A female Ulysses -- Daughter and doctress -- Up and doing -- An inclination to Rove -- Popmp, pride and circumstance -- Enjoying it amazingly -- Comfort and order -- Proud and unprotected -- A bold front to fortune -- The Crimean heroine -- Age and consequence
Control code
ocm56991933
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 233, [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780786714148
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2005276525
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)56991933
Label
Mary Seacole : the most famous black woman of the Victorian Age, Jane Robinson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-223) and index
Contents
A female Ulysses -- Daughter and doctress -- Up and doing -- An inclination to Rove -- Popmp, pride and circumstance -- Enjoying it amazingly -- Comfort and order -- Proud and unprotected -- A bold front to fortune -- The Crimean heroine -- Age and consequence
Control code
ocm56991933
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 233, [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780786714148
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2005276525
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)56991933

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