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The Resource Dr. Mary Walker : an American radical, 1832-1919, Sharon M. Harris

Dr. Mary Walker : an American radical, 1832-1919, Sharon M. Harris

Label
Dr. Mary Walker : an American radical, 1832-1919
Title
Dr. Mary Walker
Title remainder
an American radical, 1832-1919
Statement of responsibility
Sharon M. Harris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this biography, Dr. Mary Walker, Sharon M. Harris steers away from a simplistic view and showcases Walker as a Medal of Honor recipient, examining her work as an activist, author, and Civil War surgeon, along with the many nineteenth-century issues she championed: political, social, medical, and legal reforms, abolition, temperance, gender equality, U.S. imperialism, and the New Woman. Rich in research and keyed to a new generation, Dr. Mary Walker captures its subject's articulate political voice, public self, and the realities of an individual whose ardent beliefs in justice helpe
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harris, Sharon M
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Walker, Mary Edwards
  • Walker, Mary Edwards
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Walker, Mary Edwards
  • Women physicians
  • Radicals
  • Physicians
  • United States
  • United States
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Medical care
  • Physicians
  • Radicals
  • Women
  • Women physicians
  • United States
  • Physicians, Women
  • American Civil War
  • History, 19th Century
  • History, 20th Century
  • Military Medicine
  • Women's Rights
  • United States
Label
Dr. Mary Walker : an American radical, 1832-1919, Sharon M. Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; 1 "Give me liberty of thought": The Seeds of Radicalism; 2 Dress Reform and The Sibyl; 3 "The ark of reform": Civil War Surgeon; 4 Surgeon, Spy, Prisoner of War; 5 Interlude; 6 Touring Britain: The Creation of a Public Self; 7 "A Representative Woman"; 8 A Crusader's Hit; 9 Women's Rights Unmasked; 10 The Courtroom, the Legislature, Party Politics; 11 A Pragmatic Utopia; 12 Anti-Imperialism and the World Stage; 13 The Age of Alienation; 14 The Pioneer Embraced; Epilogue; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn610210579
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 308 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813548197
Lccn
2009000781
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jtk2w
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)610210579
Label
Dr. Mary Walker : an American radical, 1832-1919, Sharon M. Harris
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; 1 "Give me liberty of thought": The Seeds of Radicalism; 2 Dress Reform and The Sibyl; 3 "The ark of reform": Civil War Surgeon; 4 Surgeon, Spy, Prisoner of War; 5 Interlude; 6 Touring Britain: The Creation of a Public Self; 7 "A Representative Woman"; 8 A Crusader's Hit; 9 Women's Rights Unmasked; 10 The Courtroom, the Legislature, Party Politics; 11 A Pragmatic Utopia; 12 Anti-Imperialism and the World Stage; 13 The Age of Alienation; 14 The Pioneer Embraced; Epilogue; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn610210579
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 308 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813548197
Lccn
2009000781
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jtk2w
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)610210579

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