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Florence Nightingale A Biography

Annie Matheson

Annie Matheson's "Florida Nightingale: A Biography" offers a thorough examination of the life of the trailblazing nurse and healthcare reformer Florence Nightingale. This biography, which was published in 1920, gives a thorough description of Nightingale's childhood, early years, and revolutionary contributions to nursing in the 19th century. The book discusses Nightingale's commitment to nursing during the Crimean War, when she and her colleagues greatly enhanced the standard of care and hygienic conditions in military hospitals. It explores Nightingale's avant-garde methods of providing healthcare, including statistical analysis, cleanliness, and the significance of a clean atmosphere for healing patients. The biography of Annie Matheson also illuminates Nightingale's post-Crimean War endeavors, encompassing her contributions to hospital transformation and her significant influence on the development of nursing education. It draws attention to Nightingale's battles with societal norms and her will to question gender norms in order to follow her passion for medicine. "Florence Nightingale: A Biography" offers readers a comprehensive examination of Florence Nightingale's life and accomplishments, highlighting her influence on public health, nursing practices, and her lasting legacy in the healthcare industry.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Double 9 Books
  • Publish Date: Feb 1st, 2024
  • Pages: 168
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 8.50in - 5.50in - 0.39in - 0.48lb
  • EAN: 9789361423758
  • Categories: HistoricalGeneral

About the Author

Matheson, Annie: - British writer and biographer Annie Matheson (1853-1924) is well-known for her writings from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Regretfully, not a lot of details regarding her life are known. Her biography "Florence Nightingale: A Biography," which was released in 1920, is one of her most well-known works. Matheson explores the life and achievements of the groundbreaking nurse and healthcare reformer Florence Nightingale in this biography. In addition to her work on Nightingale, fiction and non-fiction books were written by Annie Matheson. Her biography of Florence Nightingale has been acknowledged for its insight into the life of this significant figure in nursing and healthcare, even though her literary contributions may not be as well-known now.