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The Resource Angels of mercy : the Army nurses of World War II, by Betsy Kuhn

Angels of mercy : the Army nurses of World War II, by Betsy Kuhn

Label
Angels of mercy : the Army nurses of World War II
Title
Angels of mercy
Title remainder
the Army nurses of World War II
Statement of responsibility
by Betsy Kuhn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relates the experiences of World War II Army nurses, who brought medical skills, courage, and cheer to hospitals throughout Europe, North Africa, and the Pacific
Summary
Relates the experiences of World War II Army nurses, who brought medical skills, courage, and cheer to hospitals throughout Europe, North Africa, and the Pacific
Award
YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
211581
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kuhn, Betsy
Dewey number
940.54/7673/0922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • D807.U6
  • J940.54 KUH
LC item number
K84 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
970
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Nurses
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Nurses
  • Medical care
  • Nurses
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Nurses
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the Army nurses of World War II
Label
Angels of mercy : the Army nurses of World War II, by Betsy Kuhn
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 106-108) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Time line -- Map of Europe and North Africa -- Map of the Pacific theater -- 1941 "What in the world is going on?": Mildred Irene Clark: "It's maneuvers" -- An Ordeal in the Philippines: the Japanese attack -- Christmas / Hanukkah, 1941 -- The Army Nurse Corps in World War II -- 1942 Reporting for Duty: The 95th evacuation hospital: "You are needed now" -- An Ordeal in the Philippines: surrender -- Alice in the Pacific: anthills six feet tall -- The 48th Surgical Hospital: the 48th wades ashore -- Christmas / Hanukkah, 1942 -- 1943 Dangerous Waters, Dangerous Ground: The 95th Evacuation Hospital: welcome to the war -- An Ordeal in the Philippines: a captive existence -- Alice in the Pacific: two helmets a day -- A Flight nurse's story: behind enemy lines -- Christmas / Hanukkah, 1943 -- 1944 " The Rain Beating Down, The guns Firing": A Flight nurse's story: a very good chocolate bar -- The 95th Evacuation Hospital: "Hell's half acre" -- The 128th Evacuation and 51st Field Hospitals: D Day, June 6, 1944 -- The 95th Evacuation Hospital: bonjour, France! -- The 128th Evacuation and the 51st Field Hospitals: The Battle of the Bulge -- Alice in the Pacific: to Tacloban -- An Ordeal in the Philippines: slow hunger -- Christmas / Hanukkah, 1944 -- 1945 "A Credit to my Country": An Ordeal in the Philippines: freedom -- The 51st Field Hospital: into the land of the enemy -- The 95th Evacuation and 51st Field Hospitals: the horror of the camps -- Alice in the Pacific: the war's not over yet -- Now that it's over
Control code
ocm39655599
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
114 pages
Isbn
9780689820441
Lccn
98036610
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)39655599
Label
Angels of mercy : the Army nurses of World War II, by Betsy Kuhn
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 106-108) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Time line -- Map of Europe and North Africa -- Map of the Pacific theater -- 1941 "What in the world is going on?": Mildred Irene Clark: "It's maneuvers" -- An Ordeal in the Philippines: the Japanese attack -- Christmas / Hanukkah, 1941 -- The Army Nurse Corps in World War II -- 1942 Reporting for Duty: The 95th evacuation hospital: "You are needed now" -- An Ordeal in the Philippines: surrender -- Alice in the Pacific: anthills six feet tall -- The 48th Surgical Hospital: the 48th wades ashore -- Christmas / Hanukkah, 1942 -- 1943 Dangerous Waters, Dangerous Ground: The 95th Evacuation Hospital: welcome to the war -- An Ordeal in the Philippines: a captive existence -- Alice in the Pacific: two helmets a day -- A Flight nurse's story: behind enemy lines -- Christmas / Hanukkah, 1943 -- 1944 " The Rain Beating Down, The guns Firing": A Flight nurse's story: a very good chocolate bar -- The 95th Evacuation Hospital: "Hell's half acre" -- The 128th Evacuation and 51st Field Hospitals: D Day, June 6, 1944 -- The 95th Evacuation Hospital: bonjour, France! -- The 128th Evacuation and the 51st Field Hospitals: The Battle of the Bulge -- Alice in the Pacific: to Tacloban -- An Ordeal in the Philippines: slow hunger -- Christmas / Hanukkah, 1944 -- 1945 "A Credit to my Country": An Ordeal in the Philippines: freedom -- The 51st Field Hospital: into the land of the enemy -- The 95th Evacuation and 51st Field Hospitals: the horror of the camps -- Alice in the Pacific: the war's not over yet -- Now that it's over
Control code
ocm39655599
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
114 pages
Isbn
9780689820441
Lccn
98036610
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)39655599

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