Heroines of Mercy Street

Heroines of Mercy Street

The Real Nurses of the Civil War

Book - 2016
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"Tells the true stories of the nurses at Mansion House, the Alexandria, Virginia hotel turned wartime hospital, and the setting for the PBS show Mercy Street"--
Publisher: New York :, Little, Brown and Company,, 2016.
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9780316392075
Branch Call Number: 973.775 TO
Characteristics: viii, 287 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Scott, Ridley


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Apr 05, 2017

This book is a behind the scenes look making of the television series Mercy Street. It gives background information about the historical accuracy of the Civil War hospitals and the state of medicine during that time period. The author presents information concerning the real people and hospitals that are depicted in the movie. Great read. Wonderful and interesting!


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