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Heroines of Mercy Street

Heroines of Mercy Street

Air Date/Time: May 2 @ 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm CST
Host: Bjorn Skaptason

Bjorn Skaptason talks with Pamela Toler, PhD about her latest book, Heroines of Mercy Street: the Real Nurses of the Civil War. 

Using  diaries, letters, and books written by these nursing pioneers, Toler creates a written a fascinating portrait of these true heroines. Learn more and order your signed copy today.

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Bjorn Skaptason

Bjorn Skaptason holds a M.A. in history from Loyola University Chicago.

He has published essays on Ambrose Bierce at Shiloh for the Ambrose Bierce Project Journal, on the United States Colored Troops in the campaign and battle of Brice’s Crossroads for the West Tennessee Historical Society Papers, and in the Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society on The Chicago Light Artillery.

A dealer in antiquarian books, Bjorn produces and guest hosts A House Divided for Author’s Voice®, a live book discussion program streamed from Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc. in Chicago.