Florence Nightingale the making of an icon /
The common soldier's savior, the standard-bearer of modern nursing, a pioneering social reformer: Florence Nightingale belongs to that select band of historical characters who are instantly recognizable. Home-schooled, bound for the life of an educated Victorian lady, Nightingale scandalized he...
|Main Author:||Bostridge, Mark.|
New York :
Farrar, Straus and Giroux,
xxiii, 646 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.