Florence Nightingale by Sarah Ridley
  

Synopsis

Florence Nightingale by Sarah Ridley

An engaging first-look at some of the most important and influential people in history. Florence was famous for being the Lady with the Lamp and her incredible achievements in the Crimea. An inspirational and brilliant woman who has changed the face of nursing.

About the Author

Born in Suffolk, Sarah Ridley lives on the Suffolk/Essex border and is a writer and editor of educational books for children and young people. Recently, a life-long interest in history has led her to write books about the First World War, inspired by reading letters written by soldiers who served in the conflict. Brothers at War tells the story of uncovering the material held in her own family's archives. Dear Jelly sets letters written by soldier brothers to their younger sisters at its core. Teenage children keep Sarah busy when she isn't tied to her computer, and she relaxes by walking along river estuaries close to her home.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
24 pages

Author

Sarah Ridley
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

14th February 2013

ISBN

9781445117898


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