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Mary Walker wears the pants: the true story of the doctor, reformer, and Civil War hero

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Publisher:
Albert Whitman & Co.,
Pub. Date:
c2013.
Language:
English
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Mary Edwards Walker was unconventional for her time: She was one of the first women doctors in the country, she was a suffragist, and she wore pants! And when the Civil War struck, she took to the battlefields in a modified Union uniform as a commissioned doctor. For her service she became the only woman ever to earn the Medal of Honor. This picture book biography tells the story of a remarkable woman who challenged traditional roles and lived life on her own terms
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ISBN:
9780807549902
97814896235081899
Reading Level:
LG
Level 5.5, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 910L
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Grouping Title mary walker wears the pants the true story of the doctor reformer and civil war hero
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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-03 23:54:34PM
Last Indexed 2018-11-17 00:42:29AM

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publishDate 2013, 2015
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subject_facet Historical fiction, Physicians -- United States, Physicians -- United States -- Biography, Physicians. -- United States, Suffragists -- Biography. -- United States, Suffragists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Suffragists. -- Biography -- United States, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Medical care -- Juvenile literature, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Women -- Juvenile literature, United States -- History -- Women, United States -- History. -- Women, Walker, Mary Edwards, -- 1832-1919, Walker, Mary Edwards, -- 1832-1919 -- Juvenile literature, Women physicians -- United States, Women physicians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Women physicians. -- United States
title_display Mary Walker wears the pants : the true story of the doctor, reformer, and Civil War hero
title_full Mary Walker wears the pants : the true story of the doctor, reformer, and Civil War hero / Cheryl Harness ; illustrated by Carlo Molinari, Mary Walker wears the pants : the true story of the doctor, reformer, and Civil War hero / by Cheryl Harness ; illustrated by Carlo Molinari
title_short Mary Walker wears the pants :
title_sub the true story of the doctor, reformer, and Civil War hero
topic_facet History, Medical care, Physicians, Suffragists, Walker, Mary Edwards, Women, Women physicians