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Never Leave Your Head Uncovered : A Canadian Nursing Sister in World War Two

by Carter, Doris V

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Waterdown, Ontario, Canada: Potlatch Publications, 1999 FINE First Edition Trade Paperback. Crisp, clean, square & tight, no markings, no wear. Approx. 6" x 9", 155 pages, illustrated. Doris Carter's riveting memoirs of her service in the Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps from 1940 to 1945 in military hospitals in England, Algeria, Sicily, Italy, and Belgium. Soon after D-Day, the Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps Nursing Service reached its peak strength with more than 3200 members. . Soft Cover.
  • Bookseller: Bruce McLeod CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 007563
  • Title: Never Leave Your Head Uncovered : A Canadian Nursing Sister in World War Two
  • Author: Carter, Doris V
  • Format/binding: Paperback
  • Book condition: Used
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 0919676529
  • ISBN 13: 9780919676527
  • Publisher: Potlatch Publications
  • Place: Waterdown, Ontario, Canada
  • Date published: 1999
  • Keywords: Never Leave Your Head Uncovered : A Canadian Nursing Sister in World War Two WWII Second medical care Medicine personal story stories Narrative s canadian canada Army Royal Canadian army medical Corps Biography Medicine nurse Nurses Nursing Sisters
  • Bookseller catalogs: Biography; Medicine; War & Militarism;
  • Subjects: BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / People of Color; MEDICAL / General;


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