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Author Joinson, Carla.

Title Civil War doctor : the story of Mary Walker / Carla Joinson.

Publication Info. Greensboro, N.C. : Morgan Reynolds Pub., [2007]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Bradley PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - BRBB-2  J-BIOGRAPHY WALKER    AVAILABLE
 Joliet Twp HS SD 204 - West Campus Adult Non-Fiction - JWHB-1  920 WALKER MARY    AVAILABLE
 Robert R Jones PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - CVPG-7  J 610.92 J    AVAILABLE
 Somonauk PL Juvenile Biography - SNBB-4  J B WAL    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description 128 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Social critics and reformers
Social critics and reformers.
Summary A biography of Mary Edwards Walker was one of the first women to receive a medical degree in the United States and went on to serve as a doctor to the Union soldiers during the Civil War. Her unconventional and determined life paved the way for generations of women in medicine and beyond.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-125) and index.
Contents Independent spirit -- Rejecting conventions -- "I cannot appoint a woman" -- Working without pay -- The soldier's friend -- Prisoner of war -- Prison doctor -- Medal of Honor -- Lecture circuit -- Continuing disappointments -- Return to Oswego.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR UG 9.4 4.0 114147.
Subject Walker, Mary Edwards, 1832-1919 -- Juvenile literature.
Walker, Mary Edwards, 1832-1919.
Walker, Mary Edwards, 1832-1919.
Women physicians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Physicians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Physicians -- United States -- Biography.
Women -- United States -- Biography.
Women's rights -- History.
Physicians, Women -- United States -- Biography.
American Civil War -- United States.
History, 19th Century -- United States.
History, 20th Century -- United States.
Military Medicine -- history -- United States.
Women's Rights -- history -- United States.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Medical care -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781599350288 hardcover
1599350289 hardcover

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