Clara Barton

Courage Under Fire
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (4.87 hours)
Product Number: Z100113462
Released: Nov 01, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781633896796
Narrator/s: Rebecca Gallagher
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Clara pushed herself to work faster. She had to get the wounded soldiers onto the train before the Confederates came over the hill. A messenger galloped up just as the last man was loaded aboard. "You have to go now!" he shouted. "The enemy is breaking over the hills. If the train is stopped, you will have to escape across country!" Known during the Civil War as the "Angel of the Battlefield," remarkable Clara Barton risked everything to save countless lives on the frontlines of battle. Once a painfully timid child, Clara was as bold as a lion when it came to helping others, whether wayward schoolboys, natural-disaster victims, or dying soldiers. Clara fought for U.S. approval of the Geneva treaty for the care of war wounded, organized the American Red Cross, and tirelessly dedicated her life to its service. her courage and compassion impacted thousands of people around the globe - black and white, Christian and Muslim, Spanish and American, Confederate and Union. An incredible story of service and sacrifice (1821-1912). style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-size: 11.36px; font-family: verdana, sans-serif;" / style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-size: 11.36px; font-family: verdana, sans-serif;" /The stories of Heroes of History are told in an engaging narrative format, where related history, geography, government, and science topics come to life and make a lasting impression. This is a premier biography line for the entire family.

Author(s): Janet Benge, Geoff Benge
Original Publish Date: Oct 06, 2015

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