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  • Farrell, Mary Cronk, author.
     
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  • Nurses -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
     
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  • Military nursing -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
     
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical care -- United States.
     
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese -- Juvenile literature.
     
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines -- Juvenile literature.
     
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  • Prisoners of war -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
     
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  • Prisoners of war -- Philippines -- Juvenile literature.
     
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  • Nurses -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
     
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  • Military nursing -- United States -- History.
     
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical care.
     
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese.
     
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines.
     
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  • Prisoners of war -- United States.
     
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  • Prisoners of war -- Philippines.
     
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    Pure grit : how American World War II nurses survived battle and prison camp in the Pacific / Mary Cronk Farrell ; foreword by First Lieutenant Diane Carlson Evans.
    by Farrell, Mary Cronk, author.
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    New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, [2014]
    Subjects
  • Nurses -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
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  • Military nursing -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
  •  
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical care -- United States.
  •  
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese -- Juvenile literature.
  •  
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines -- Juvenile literature.
  •  
  • Prisoners of war -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
  •  
  • Prisoners of war -- Philippines -- Juvenile literature.
  •  
  • Nurses -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
  •  
  • Military nursing -- United States -- History.
  •  
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical care.
  •  
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese.
  •  
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines.
  •  
  • Prisoners of war -- United States.
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  • Prisoners of war -- Philippines.
  • ISBN: 
    9781419710285
    1419710281
    Description: 
    160 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
    Contents: 
    Introduction -- Adventure and romance -- Surprise attack -- No time for fear -- Nurses under fire -- Retreat to the jungle -- Make-do medicine -- Boxed in on Bataan -- Retreat to the rock -- Holing up on Corregidor Island -- Rescued! -- Surrender to the enemy -- Held incommunicado -- Santo Tomas internment camp -- Food? Grow your own -- Hope at last -- Walking skeletons -- Liberation! -- Homecoming -- Forgotten -- Moving on -- Recognition at last.
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