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via ear-splitting, thunderous explosions and anxious eerie flashes within the distance, the nurses of the Canadian military Nursing provider in international struggle I waited for the inevitable arrival of wounded infantrymen. on the Casualty Clearing homes, they labored at a feverish velocity to offer emergency deal with bleeding gashes, damaged and lacking limbs, and the devastating accidents of warfare. Exploring the numerous ways that knowledgeable and volunteer nurses gave their time, skills, or even their lives to the 1st global warfare attempt, Shawna M. Quinn considers the studies of recent Brunswick’s nursing sisters — the gruelling stipulations of labor and the brutal realities they confronted from attainable assaults and bombings. utilizing letters, diaries, and released bills, Quinn paints an entire photo of the adventurous younger women who witnessed first-hand the horrors of the nice War.

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