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Lincoln as secular saint
05-21-2015, 10:22 AM
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(05-21-2015 08:59 AM)Gene C Wrote:  Edith Cavell sounds like an amazing women. There seem to be several books about her, which one would you recommend?

She had the insight that good nursing often had more to offer the patient than " good doctoring" could. It was her hope to open nursing schools on the Continent that would prioritize cleanliness, good food and ventillation. Amazingly, she had a hard time convincing some dismissive doctors that it was not a good idea to go from the autopsy room to the delivery room without washing hands.

A good recent biography is "Edith Cavell: Nurse, Martyr, Heroine" by Diane Souhani.
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Lincoln as secular saint - Juan Marrero - 05-20-2015, 12:50 PM
RE: Lincoln as secular saint - RJNorton - 05-20-2015, 03:36 PM
RE: Lincoln as secular saint - Gene C - 05-20-2015, 03:16 PM
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RE: Lincoln as secular saint - L Verge - 05-20-2015, 06:16 PM
RE: Lincoln as secular saint - Gene C - 05-21-2015, 08:59 AM
RE: Lincoln as secular saint - Juan Marrero - 05-21-2015 10:22 AM
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