My story of the war

a woman"s narrative of four years personal experience as nurse in the Union army, and in relief work at home, in hospitals, camps, and at the front, during the war of the rebellion by Mary Ashton Rice Livermore

Publisher: A. D. Worthington and company in Hartford, Conn

Written in English
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  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Medical care

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List and description of battle-flags: p. 15-65

The Physical Object
Pagination700 p. incl. front.,
Number of Pages700
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14625748M

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