Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title


An Answering Flame

From the Journal of a Horseback Nurse-Midwife

An Answering Flame( )
Author: Mowbray, C.
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $15.95
Book Description:

Riding horseback up Kentucky's rugged hollows, Frontier Nursing Service nurse-midwives delivered babies, treated the sick and injured day or night; winter or summer. Risking surprise encounters with desperate bootleggers, they answered the call usually alone with only what they could carry in their saddlebags. In winter their horses wore steel shoes with ice nails for traction in the treacherous creeks. In summer the only defense against poisonous snakes were the nurses' tall...
More Description

Book Details
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.57 Inches
Book Weight:0.88 Pounds

Book Seller





Loading Stock Details...

Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play itunes_store

Featured Books

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Carroll, Lewis
Paperback: $9.99
Madame Bovary
Flaubert, Gustave
Hardback: $12.99
The Power of Moments
Heath, Chip
Paperback: $18.00

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.

I do not wish to rate this title.