A House Divided
Pamela Toler, PhD
Heroines of Mercy Street
May 2 @ 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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.
Heroines of Mercy Street:
Real Nurses of the Civil War
by Pamela Toler, PhD
Air Date/Time May 2, 3pm (Central)
1st ed., 304p., hardcover
Civil War nurses ushered in a new era for medicine in the midst of tremendous hardship. While the country was at war, these women not only learned to advocate and care for patients in hostile settings, saved countless lives, and changed the profession forever, they regularly fell ill with no one...