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The Resource Mary on horseback : three mountain stories, Rosemary Wells ; pictures by Peter McCarty

Mary on horseback : three mountain stories, Rosemary Wells ; pictures by Peter McCarty

Label
Mary on horseback : three mountain stories
Title
Mary on horseback
Title remainder
three mountain stories
Statement of responsibility
Rosemary Wells ; pictures by Peter McCarty
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the stories of three families who were helped by the work of Mary Breckinridge, the first nurse to go into the Appalachian Mountains and give medical care to the isolated inhabitants. Includes an afterword with facts about Breckinridge and the Frontier Nursing Service she founded
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wells, Rosemary
Dewey number
  • 610.73/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RT37.B72
LC item number
W44 1998
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McCarty, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Breckinridge, Mary
  • Frontier Nursing Service, Inc.
  • Nurses
  • Medical care
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Mary on horseback : three mountain stories, Rosemary Wells ; pictures by Peter McCarty
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Paperback copies have imprint: New York : Puffin Books, 2000 (20 cm.)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Kentucky 1923
  • Mountain Medicine
  • Ireland of Scotland
  • How Many Stars in my Crown?
  • Mary Breckinridge
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
53 pages
Isbn
9780803721548
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
97043409 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) ACB-5129
Label
Mary on horseback : three mountain stories, Rosemary Wells ; pictures by Peter McCarty
Publication
Copyright
Note
Paperback copies have imprint: New York : Puffin Books, 2000 (20 cm.)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Kentucky 1923
  • Mountain Medicine
  • Ireland of Scotland
  • How Many Stars in my Crown?
  • Mary Breckinridge
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
53 pages
Isbn
9780803721548
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
97043409 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) ACB-5129

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