Angel of the battlefield; the life of Clara Barton.

This biography presents the life of the girl who became known as a fearless battlefield nurse during the Civil War and the founder of the American Red Cross.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Ross, Ishbel.
Corporate Author: Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York, Harper [©1956]
Edition:[1st ed.].
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Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments
  • Part 1:
  • 1: Timid child
  • 2: Miss Barton teaches school
  • 3: Mother Earth for a kitchen hearth
  • 4: Lanterns in the cornfield
  • 5: Death in the sands
  • 6: Conflict ends
  • 7: Missing men
  • 8: South Bend to Corsica
  • 9: Franco-Prussian war
  • Part 2:
  • 10: Red Cross reaches America
  • 11: Forest fire
  • 12: Down the Mississippi
  • 13: Bismarck salutes the Red Cross
  • 14: Johnstown flood
  • 15: Hurricane sweeps Sea Islands
  • 16: Yankee in Stamboul
  • 17: I am with the wounded
  • 18: Miss Barton meets the Czar
  • 19: End of an era
  • 20: Twilight
  • Appendix
  • Bibliography
  • Index.