Famous People, Famous Lives: Florence Nightingale by Emma Fischel
  

Famous People, Famous Lives: Florence Nightingale

Written by Emma Fischel
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Part of the Famous People, Famous Lives Series

Synopsis

Famous People, Famous Lives: Florence Nightingale by Emma Fischel

Exciting stories about famous people, outlining their lives and the important events which made them memorable. Every page features easy-to-follow text and a black-and-white line drawing to help bring these events to life. Each title gives further facts about the famous person and the times in which he or she lived, plus a comprehensive time line detailing key dates. Florence Nightingale tells the story of how this Victorian woman defied her family and friends to take up the unpopular profession of nursing and changed the way hospitals were run.

About the Author

Emma Fischel

Emma Fischel grew up in the country, the middle of five children, and had a happy, muddy childhood. She now lives in London and has three nearly grown-up children of her own - two boys and one girl, all very tall, and extremely useful at changing light bulbs she can't reach. Emma writes both fiction and non-fiction. Her books have been published by Bloomsbury, Usborne, Watts, and others.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
48 pages

Author

Emma Fischel
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

13th September 2001

ISBN

9780749639136


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