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Dreadnought (The Clockwork Century)Cherie Priest

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Nurse Mercy Lynch is elbows deep in bloody laundry at a war hospital in Richmond, Virginia, when Clara Barton comes bearing bad news: Mercy’s husband has died in a POW camp. On top of that, a telegram from the west coast declares that her e… more

Dreadnought (The Clockwork Century)
Cherie Priest
Tor Books , English
 

A DIFFERENCE OF PURPOSE: A N...Terry Soileau

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A DIFFERENCE OF PURPOSE is a civil war novel that tells the story of 12 year old Jonathan Berkeley, a Confederate drummer boy serving with the famous Orphan Brigade, and his uncle and Godfather, Alexander Wythe, an abolitionist lawyer and c… more

A DIFFERENCE OF PURPOSE: A Novel Of The American Civil War
Terry Soileau
English
 

Her Valentine: Clare's Long ...Amber Fortune

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Clare was a navy nurse, one of the so-called “Angels of Mercy” that served aboard a hospital ship that sometimes sailed into harm’s way in order to tend the wounded. She was in her early twenties and life was wonderful – even in this time … more

Her Valentine: Clare’s Long Forgotten Love
Amber Fortune
English
 

Magic Tree House #21: Civil ...Mary Pope Osborne

Jack and Annie are ready for their next fantasy adventure in the bestselling middle-grade series—the Magic Tree House! Cannon fire!That’s what Jack and Annie hear when the Magic Tree House whisks them back to the time of the American Civil… more

Magic Tree House #21: Civil War on Sunday (A Stepping Stone Book(TM))
Mary Pope Osborne
Random House Books for Young Readers , English
 

The Glory Cloak: A Novel of ...Patricia O'Brien

From childhood, Susan Gray and her cousin Louisa May Alcott have shared a safe, insular world of outdoor adventures and grand amateur theater — a world that begins to evaporate with the outbreak of the Civil War. Frustrated with sewing uni… more

The Glory Cloak: A Novel of Louisa May Alcott and Clara Barton
Patricia O’Brien
Touchstone , English
 

America's Women (P.S.)Gail Collins

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America’s Women tells the story of more than four centuries of history. It features a stunning array of personalities, from the women peering worriedly over the side of the Mayflower to feminists having a grand old time protesting beauty pa… more

America’s Women (P.S.)
Gail Collins
HarperCollins e-books , English
 

A Story of the Red Cross Gli...Clara Barton

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This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.

A Story of the Red Cross Glimpses of Field Work
Clara Barton
English
 

The Story of Clara BartonGrace Humphrey

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Originally published in 1919 as a portion of the author’s larger “Women in American History,” this Kindle edition, equivalent in length to a physical book of approximately 16 pages, describes the life and work of American teacher, nurse, an… more

The Story of Clara Barton
Grace Humphrey
A. J. Cornell Publications , English
 

Clara Barton: Biography of t...Jennifer E.

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ABOUT THE BOOK Clara Barton is perhaps best known as the founder of the Red Cross. This organization helps those in need, particularly after a natural disaster or those in an emergency situation. Though Barton started her career as a teache… more

Clara Barton: Biography of the Red Cross’s Founder
Jennifer E.
Hyperink , English
 

HEROINES OF SERVICE :Mary Ly...MARY R. PARKMAN

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FOREWORDFrom time immemorial women have been content to be as those who serve. Non ministrari sed ministrare—not to be ministered unto but to minister—is not alone the motto of those who stand under the Wellesley banner, but of true women e… more

HEROINES OF SERVICE :Mary Lyon, Alice Freeman Palmer, Clara Barton, Frances Willard, Julia Ward Howe, Anna Shaw, Mary Antin, Alice C.Fletcher, Mary Slessor of Calabar, Madame Curie, Jane Addams
MARY R. PARKMAN
English
 

The American Red Cross from ...Marian Moser Jones

In dark skirts and bloodied boots, Clara Barton fearlessly ventured on to Civil War battlefields to tend to wounded soldiers. She later worked with civilians in Europe during the Franco-Prussian War, lobbied legislators to ratify the Geneva… more

The American Red Cross from Clara Barton to the New Deal
Marian Moser Jones
Johns Hopkins University Press , English
 

The Red Cross in Peace and WarClara Barton

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On June 24, 1859, occurred the memorable battle of Solferino, in which the French and Sardinians were arrayed against the Austrians. The battle raged over a wide reach of country and continued for sixteen hours; at the end of which sixteen … more

The Red Cross in Peace and War
Clara Barton
English
 

Cooking and Baking During th...Robert Pelton

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A unique collection of historic little known recipes from the family of General Robert E. Lee, John Wilkes Booth, General Sherman, Jefferson Davis, Ulysses S. Grant, Abraham Lincoln, Clara Barton and Innumerable Others Who Were Involved in … more

Cooking and Baking During the Civil War (Historic Civil War Cooking and Baking)
Robert Pelton
English
 

Samantha Among the Colored FolksMarietta Holley

Marietta Holley was an American humorist who used satire to comment on U.S. society and politics. Holley was frequently compared to Mark Twain and Edgar Nye.Holley was born on to John Milton and Mary Tabor on July 16, 1836. She was the youn… more

Samantha Among the Colored Folks
Marietta Holley
English
 

Amazing Civil War Nurse Clar...Mary Dodson Wade

Known as “the Angel of the Battlefield” during the American Civil War, author Mary Dodson Wade explores the life of Clara Barton in this biography for beginning readers. Read about Barton’s early jobs as a teacher and in a government office… more

Amazing Civil War Nurse Clara Barton (Amazing Americans)
Mary Dodson Wade
Enslow Elementary , English
 

Heroines of Service Mary Lyo...Mary Rosetta Parkman

From time immemorial women have been content to be as those who serve. Non ministrari sed ministrare—not to be ministered unto but to minister—is not alone the motto of those who stand under the Wellesley banner, but of true women everywher… more

Heroines of Service Mary Lyon, Alice Freeman Palmer, Clara Barton, Frances Willard, Julia Ward Howe, Anna Shaw, Mary Antin, Alice C. Fletcher, Mary Slessor of Calabar, Madame Curie, Jane Addams
Mary Rosetta Parkman
English
 

Memorable Quotations: Americ...Diana J. Dell

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This impressive collection of quotations is a treasure of discerning wisdom, lovely thoughts, and perceptive wit gleaned from the writing of America’s best women writers of the past: Jane Ace, Abigail Smith Adams, Jane Laura Addams, Zoe Aki… more

Memorable Quotations: American Women Writers of the Past
Diana J. Dell
Diana J. Dell , English
 

America First: One Hundred S...Lawton Byron Evans

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This children’s book was published in 1920. A short summary from the book’s Preface: The nearer a story is to the life and traditions of the child, the more eagerly it is attended. True stories about our own people, about our neighbors an… more

America First: One Hundred Stories from Our Own History
Lawton Byron Evans
English
 

Clara Barton, Professional A...Elizabeth Brown Pryor

Widely known today as the “Angel of the Battlefield,” Clara Barton’s personal life has always been shrouded in mystery. In Clara Barton, Professional Angel, Elizabeth Brown Pryor presents a biography of Barton that strips away the heroic ex… more

Clara Barton, Professional Angel (Studies in Health, Illness, and Caregiving)
Elizabeth Brown Pryor
University of Pennsylvania Press , English
 

Heroines of Service: Mary Ly...

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From time immemorial women have been content to be as those who serve. Non ministrari sed ministrare—not to be ministered unto but to minister—is not alone the motto of those who stand under the Wellesley banner, but of true women everywher… more

Heroines of Service: Mary Lyon, Alice Freeman Palmer, Clara Barton, Frances Willard, Julia Ward Howe, Anna Shaw, Mary Antin, Alice C. Fletcher, Mary Slessor of Calabar, Madame Curie, Jane Addams
Library of Alexandria , English

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