Die Nachtigall

Author: Kristin Hannah
Publisher: Aufbau Digital
ISBN: 3841211267
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Und wie kann man die schützen, die man liebt? In diesem epischen, kraftvollen und zutiefst berührenden Roman erzählt Kristin Hannah die Geschichte zweier Frauen, die ihr Schicksal auf ganz eigene Weise meistern.


Author: Elizabeth Barrett Browning
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I must not linger here from Italy Till the last nightingale is tired of song, And the
last fire-fly dies off in the maize. My soul's in haste to leap into the sun And scorch
and seethe itself to a finer mood, Which here, in this chill north, is apt to stand Too
stiffly in former moulds. That face persists. It floats up, it turns over in my mind, As
like to Marian, as one dead is like The same alive. In very deed a face And not a
fancy, though it vanished so ; The small fair face between the darks of hair, I used

Poetical Works

Author: Elizabeth Barrett Browning
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I stood still, breathless, gazing, straining out In every uncertain distance, till at last
, A gentleman abstracted as myself Came full against me, then resolved the clash
In voluble excuses, — obviously Some learned member of the Institute Upon his
way there, walking, for his health. While meditating on the last ' Discourse
Pinching the empty air 'twixt finger and thumb, From which the snuff being ousted
by that shock. Defiled his snow-white waistcoat duly pricked At the button-hole
with ...

Florence Nightingale The Crimean War

Author: Lynn McDonald
Publisher: Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press
ISBN: 1554582458
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We had, during the last six months of the war, a mortality among our sick not
much more than that among our healthy Guards at home, and a mortality among
our troops in the last five months two thirds only of what it is among our troops at
home. The mortality among troops of the line at home, when corrected as it ought
to be according to the proportion of different ages in the service, has been, on an
average of ten years, 18.7 per 1000 per annum, and among the Guards, 20.4 per

The Nightingale

Author: Kristin Hannah
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466850604
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Isabelle had had a fever for weeks, but not high enough to send her to the
hospital block, and last week she'd been beaten so badly she'd lost
consciousness at work—and then she'd been beaten for falling down. Her body,
which couldn't have weighed more than eighty pounds, was crawling with lice
and covered in open sores. Ravensbrück had been dangerous from the
beginning, but now, in March 1945, it was even more so. Hundreds of women
had been killed or gassed or ...

The Life Of Florence Nightingale Complete

Author: Sir Edward Tyas Cook
Publisher: Library of Alexandria
ISBN: 1465539549
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Queen Alexandra sent a message referring to “the pioneer of the first Red Cross
movement, Miss Florence Nightingale, whose heroic efforts on behalf of suffering
humanity will be recognized and admired by all ages as long as the world shall
last.” The Conference, on the initiative of the Hungarian delegates, resolved
unanimously that “the great and incomparable name of Miss Florence
Nightingale, whose merits in the field of humanity are never to be forgotten, and
who raised the ...

The Nightingale Sings

Author: Charlotte Bingham
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446464326
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The Nightingale Series Charlotte Bingham. Interim “The last time we talked on
camera, Cassie, the television commentator said, 'was after your horse's famous
victory in the Eclipse. Then, like so many millions of racing fans, I was devastated
when he was kidnapped and though mighty relieved when he was returned to
you simply appalled by what the blackguards had done. Surely on that dreadful,
fateful day you could never have imagined you would be walking the course here
at ...

The Nightingale Before Christmas

Author: Donna Andrews
Publisher: Minotaur Books
ISBN: 1466850558
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“They hadn't seen each other in five years.” The brother was, at first, baffled bymy
request. “Sure Ican sell you the paintings,” he said. “If we can agree on a price.
But not till we finish probating the estate, and who knows how longthat will take.” “
I don't want to buy the paintings,” I said. “I want to borrow them. To display in the
show house, intheroom Clay decorated.” “Show house?” “The last project he did
before his untimely death,” I said. “As a memorial to his life and work.” Iwas laying
it ...