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More Than Bombs and Bandages : Australian Army Nurses at Work in World War I

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"More than Bombs and Bandages" exposes the false assumption that military nurses only nursed. Based on author Kirsty Harris' CEW Bean Prize winning PhD thesis, this is a book that is far removed from the 'devotion to duty' stereotyping offering an intriguing and sometimes gut wrenching insight into the Australian Army Nursing Service (AANS) during World War I.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 352 pages
  • 155 x 232 x 30.48mm | 793.79g
  • Big Sky Publishing
  • Newport, NSW, Australia
  • English
  • 0980814057
  • 9780980814057
  • 652,179

About Kirsty Harris

Dr Kirsty Harris is an honorary fellow at the School of Historical Studies at the University of Melbourne and also has a military background. She has undertaken a considerable amount of reconstructive work to create the robust database of information and little known facts that underpin More than Bombs and Bandages. Her work allows those both inside and outside the nursing world to gain a better appreciation of the work these nurses did during World War I.show more

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