Queen Alexandra's Royal Army Nursing Corps

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Author(s): Juliet Piggott
Original Publish Date: May 01, 1990
Product Number: EB00805111
Released: Feb 07, 2020
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781473817395
Publisher: Pen & Sword Books
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Description

This history of the QARANC records the role that nursing has played in the army from the 17th century until the present day. The author describes the rise of the early army nursing organizations and the genesis of QARANC. Her picture of Florence Nightingale is revealing in that it puts aside the conventional myths and shows us a woman of powerful influence and fierce determination who provided the administrative impetus for the formal advancement of army nursing.

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