Famous People, Great Events: Florence Nightingale Emma Fischel

Franklin Watts Ltd
Paperback 32 pages

ISBN:
9781445108636
Size:
225 x 193 x 3mm
Published:
1st January 2012
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Series:
Famous People, Great Events
c 1800 to c 1900
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Overview

Read about the life of this extraordinary woman. Florence Nightingale was lucky. Her wealthy parents encouraged her to travel, to go to parties and, one day soon, to marry. But Florence had different plans. She wanted to be a nurse and no one was going to stop her.This book is part of a series of picture books, Famous People, Great Events, which are suitable for ages 6-12. They tell the stories of famous men and women and great events in history and are suitable for the primary history curriculum. Written by successful authors, they are enjoyable reads which are packed with facts and colourful illustrations.Each book includes a timeline of key dates, a quiz and index.

Contents

Florence Nightingale Important dates Quiz Glossary Index

Author

Emma Fischel is an experienced writer, specialising in both fiction and non-fiction for children of primary school age. She has written several titles in this series. Emma lives in London with her three children.

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