Mary On Horseback Three Mountain Stories

Author: Rosemary Wells
Publisher: Perfection Learning
ISBN: 9780756900922
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The story of Mary Breckinridge who, through her pioneering Frontier Nursing Service, provided medical services in 1923 for people in 700 square miles of Kentucky wilderness.

Mary On Horseback

Author: Rosemary Wells
Publisher: Turtleback
ISBN: 9780606202435
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Tells the stories of three families who were helped by the work of Mary Breckinridge, the first nurse to go into the Appalachian Mountains and give medical care to the isolated inhabitants.

Mary On Horseback

Author: Rosemary Wells
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780439699402
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Tells the stories of three families who were helped by the work of Mary Breckinridge, the first nurse to go into the Appalachian Mountains and give medical care to the isolated inhabitants.

Wide Neighborhoods

Author: Mary Breckinridge
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 9780813101491
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This is the autobiography of Mary Breckinridge, the woman who founded the Frontier Nursing Service (FNS) in the mountains of eastern Kentucky in 1925.

Mary Breckinridge

Author: Melanie Beals Goan
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 146960664X
Size: 60.47 MB
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In 1925 Mary Breckinridge (1881-1965) founded the Frontier Nursing Service (FNS), a public health organization in eastern Kentucky providing nurses on horseback to reach families who otherwise would not receive health care.

Down Cut Shin Creek

Author: Kathi Appelt
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060292447
Size: 54.28 MB
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Tells how the Works Progress Administration's pack horse libraries brought reading materials during the Great Depression to people in isolated areas in the backwoods of Kentucky.

On The Blue Comet

Author: Rosemary Wells
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 0763654191
Size: 52.91 MB
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Filled with suspense and peppered with witty encounters with Hollywood stars and other bigwigs of history, this captivating novel by Rosemary Wells, gorgeously illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline, resonates with warmth, humor, and the true ...

Teaching Literary Elements With Short Stories

Author: Tara McCarthy
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780439098434
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Recognizing the symbols, similes, and metaphors in a story adds depth not only
to the plot, but to the author's purpose in writing a story. To help students discover
and explore the literary elements like symbolism, similes, and metaphors invite
them to read "How Many Stars in My Crown?" by Rosemary Wells, from her book
Mary on Horseback: Three Mountain Stories. Story Summary • • • Set in the
Appalachian Mountains in 1932, this story is told from the first-person point of
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