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probably the most famous nurses to serve within the American Civil battle, Ada Smith used to be on the middle of motion. She met Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. furnish, Dorothea Dix, Clara Barton, and lots of of the opposite army males and civilians within the conflict.

This full of life and interesting memoir is like a lot of these by way of nurses of the Civil battle. They observed the terrible expense of the battle by way of shattered our bodies and shattered minds. They held the hand of many a loss of life guy and Ada's tale is particularly a lot the tale of the human part of battle. yet additionally they heard the weapons and had rifle balls whistling via their health center tents.

After the struggle, Ada persisted her paintings to assist veterans, in addition to accomplishing the struggle for women's suffrage.

Every memoir of the yankee Civil struggle presents us with one other view of the disaster that modified the rustic forever.

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