The Resource American Nightingale : the story of Frances Slanger, forgotten heroine of Normandy, Bob Welch

American Nightingale : the story of Frances Slanger, forgotten heroine of Normandy, Bob Welch

Label
American Nightingale : the story of Frances Slanger, forgotten heroine of Normandy
Title
American Nightingale
Title remainder
the story of Frances Slanger, forgotten heroine of Normandy
Statement of responsibility
Bob Welch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the life of an American nurse who died at Normandy, describing her childhood in Poland, immigration to America, decision to become a nurse, and letter to the Stars and Stripes newspaper that would inspire thousands of soldiers
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NLM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Welch, Bob
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
D807.U6
LC item number
W426 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2004 G-841
  • WZ 100
NLM item number
S6308W 2004
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slanger, Frances Y
  • Slanger, Frances Y
  • Slanger, Frances Y
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Nurses
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Nurses
  • Military Nursing
  • Warfare
  • Medical care
  • Military campaigns
  • Nurses
  • Armee
  • Krankenschwester
  • Tapferkeit
  • France
  • United States
  • Normandie
  • USA
Label
American Nightingale : the story of Frances Slanger, forgotten heroine of Normandy, Bob Welch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Edition
1st Atria books hardcover ed.
Extent
xi, 308 pages
Isbn
9780743477581
Lccn
2004302207
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center's Nursing Archive's copy gift of the author; Nursing Archives consulted for author's research; publisher's press release removed to ephemera file.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)55489521
Label
American Nightingale : the story of Frances Slanger, forgotten heroine of Normandy, Bob Welch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Edition
1st Atria books hardcover ed.
Extent
xi, 308 pages
Isbn
9780743477581
Lccn
2004302207
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center's Nursing Archive's copy gift of the author; Nursing Archives consulted for author's research; publisher's press release removed to ephemera file.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)55489521

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