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Sisters

Sisters

Mortimer, Barbara, 1944- author; Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain), associated with work

On 3 September 1939, the Prime Minister declared that Britain was at war with Nazi Germany. Thousands of young women, many of them barely out of school, were sent headlong into gruelling training regimes that would see them become wartime nurses. 'Sisters' features over 150 previously unpublished stories from the archives of the Royal College of Nursing. The vivid, poignant and riveting stories capture these nurses' incredible bravery and touching friendships

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Arrow Books, 2013
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Statement of responsibility: Barbara Mortimer in association with the Royal College of Nursing
ISBN: 0099547740, 1448136474, 9780099547747, 9781448136476
Note: Originally published: London: Hutchinson, 2012.
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: xv, 320 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 Medical care Great Britain.; Warfare and Defence.; Military nursing Great Britain History 20th century.; Nurses Great Britain History 20th century.; World War, 1939-1945 Women Great Britain.; World War, 1939-1945 Personal narratives, British.