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Author La Motte, Ellen N. (Ellen Newbold), 1873-1961,
Title The backwash of war : an extraordinary American nurse in World War I / by Ellen N. La Motte ; edited with an introduction and biography by Cynthia Wachtell, editor.
Imprint Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, [2019]

Author La Motte, Ellen N. (Ellen Newbold), 1873-1961,
Subject La Motte, Ellen N. (Ellen Newbold), 1873-1961.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Medical care -- Western Front.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Hospitals.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Casualties.
Soldiers -- France -- History -- 20th century.
Nurses -- United States -- Biography.
Military nursing -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Alt Name Wachtell, Cynthia, 1967-
Add Title Extraordinary American nurse in World War I
Description 1 online resource (x, 239 pages)
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Note Includes index.
Print version record.
Contents Intro; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Biography; Chronology; The Backwash of War: The Human Wreckage of the Battlefield as Witnessed by an American Hospital Nurse; Introduction to 1916 Edition; Introduction to 1934 Edition; Heroes; La Patrie Reconnaissante; The Hole in the Hedge; Alone; A Belgian Civilian; The Interval; Women and Wives; Pour la Patrie; Locomotor Ataxia; A Surgical Triumph; At the Telephone; A Citation; An Incident; Esmeralda; War Essays by Ellen N. La Motte; An American Nurse in Paris; Under Shell-Fire at Dunkirk; A Joy Ride
Significant Publications by Ellen N. La MotteNotes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z; Illustrations
ISBN 9781421426723 (electronic bk.)
1421426722 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 1083763226
Additional Format Print version: La Motte, Ellen N. (Ellen Newbold), 1873-1961. Backwash of war. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, [2019] 9781421426716 (DLC) 2018018036 (OCoLC)1039210434.

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