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The remarkable story of Florence Nightingale, from her privileged childhood to the horrors of her work in the Crimea and as a hospital reformer. Illustrated with evocative, full colour pictures. Usborne Famous Lives retell the stories of fascinating people, bringing them vividly to life for confident readers. Internet links to recommended websites via the Usborne Quicklinks Website. Part of Young Reading Series 3 for fully confident readers.

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Hardback with ribbon marker
ISBN: 9780746063279
Extent: 64 pages
Dimensions: 196 x 130mm
Lucy Lethbridge
Karen Donnelly


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