|The Extraordinary Upbringing and Curious Life of Miss Florence Nightingale |
Gillian Gill. and second-rank poets like Felicia Hemans. For a Unitarian Brahmin
like WEN, this was cause for alarm. Something deep and intense and pained in ...
|A profile of the iconic Victorian social reformer evaluates her scandalous decision to break with the conventions of her privileged class to work as a nurse, the myths surrounding her, and the controversial nature of her achievements.|