Books tagged: crimean war

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Florence Nightingale: Nurse Pioneer
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » History » European
Florence Nightingale: Nurse, Pioneer introduces young readers to one of the most remarkable women in medical history. The cultural and historic background of her life are discussed in terms a young person can understand. Vocabulary study is incorporated in the text. The words are keyed to definitions at the end of the book. This is an accessible, brief introduction to Florence Nightingale's life.
Florence Nightingale: The Lady With The Lamp: A 15-Minute Biography
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women
Florence Nightingale went from being a rich child to the poorest conditions in war. Along the way she saved countless lives, changed the world of health care, created schools and trained countless nurses. She also wrote hundreds of books, and changed the way women and hospital patients were treated. Find out more about this founder of modern nursing in this short 15-minute children's bio. RL: 6.5
The Azadi Series Books 1 and 2 (Box Set)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 297,800. Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The Azadi Series Novels are set in the 1800s North America, England, Crimea and India. The Series elucidates India’s struggle for independence, from the British Raj, as told through the eyes of an American lady doctor, Margaret, and her missionary parents, who get engulfed in the 1857 Rebellion.
Выжившие в Севастополе
Series: Русская трилогия, Book 2. Price: $5.30 USD. Words: 31,560. Language: Russian. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
1942 год. Укрываясь в пещере, за окраиной Севастополя, Юрий Зуров напуган размахом вражеских бомбардировок, которые разрушают город до основания. От взрывов дрожит земля. Некоторые толчки настолько сильны, что вызывают обрушение части стены в его укрытии. И тогда он открывает секрет. Это позволит ему путешествовать по галереям времени, под носом у захватчиков. И всё же, удастся ли ему вовремя изоб
Blood On Their Petticoats
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Educational
For Isobel Spry the war in the Crimea meant one thing at first – her lover Edmund was a surgeon there, working in the hospitals, operating on soldiers back from the battlefields. Having had a little experience in nursing, she decides to accompany and assist Florence Nightingale in tending to the sick and wounded. But what she finds there is far beyond what her genteel sensibilities could imagine.
The Dukes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 191,110. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
"The Dukes" is the story of a disputed inheritance, a national institution, a great family of soldiers of fortune, heroes, beauties, scoundrels, eccentrics, adventurers, an unbroken line of blue-blooded fascination that covers a hundred years of English (and American) history and social life, an intimate glimpse into the life of a great aristocratic family.
Ukraine Reports: The U.S. Military Commission to the Crimean War, 1855-1856 - History, Russia, European Armies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,890. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Russian
This study examines the U.S. Military Commission sent by the Secretary of War to observe the Crimean War 1n 1855 and 1856, to determine why the commission was sent, where it went, and the results achieved by the commissions efforts.
Haywire My Life in the Mines
Price: Free! Words: 51,560. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This autobiographical book describes the author's family through war and depression, and goes on to relate his experiences underground in the late 1960's and early 1970's. It is written from the point of view of the average Joe who went underground when he was eighteen and didn't know what he was getting into. The author considers himself lucky to have survived those years.