Nursing, the Finest Art

Nursing, the Finest Art

An Illustrated History

Book - 1996
Rate this:
Book News
New edition of an elegantly produced volume that traces the social, political, and economic history of nursing from its origins through contemporary practice. Illustrated with 441 photos of people and places and reproductions of works of art about half in color, and many full- or half-page. The bibliography is extensive. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Blackwell North Amer
In the tradition of the best art books, Nursing: The Finest Art An Illustrated History, second edition, portrays the profession of nursing using some of the world's most beautiful paintings , objects of art, and photographs.
This inspiring volume traces the social, political, and economic history of nursing from its origins through contemporary practice, providing the definitive chronicle of the nursing profession as it has evolved through the ages. Written by one of the foremost authorities on the history of nursing, this thoroughly updated and expanded edition highlights nurses' involvement in recent events throughout the world as well as developments in international nursing.

Elsevier Health
NURSING, THE FINEST ART traces the social, political, and economic history of nursing from its origins through contemporary practice. Designed for nurses in all specialties and settings, this edition includes new material on nurses' involvement in recent world events; more international nursing information; and updated and expanded content on the historical significance of nursing associations. Perfect for all nurses with an interest in the history of their profession and an appreciation of fine artwork.

Spanish version of 1st edition also available, ISBN: 84-7592-239-2

Publisher: St. Louis, MO : Mosby, c1996
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9780815127277
0815127278
Branch Call Number: 610.73 DON
Characteristics: xix, 535 p. : illus., (some color), color maps ; 32 cm

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at DPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top