Franklin

The American Red Cross from Clara Barton to the New Deal / Marian Moser Jones.

Author/Creator:
Jones, Marian Moser, 1969-
Publication:
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
xxviii, 375 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
American National Red Cross -- History.
American Association of the Red Cross -- History.
Disaster relief -- United States -- History.
Humanitarian assistance, American -- History.
Barton, Clara, 1821-1912.
Boardman, Mabel Thorp, 1860-1946.
Red Cross and Red Crescent.
Medical subjects:
Barton, Clara, 1821-1912.
Boardman, Mabel Thorp, 1860-1946.
American Red Cross.
Red Cross -- history -- United States.
History, 19th Century -- United States.
History, 20th Century -- United States.
Relief Work -- history -- United States.
Contents:
Miss Barton goes to Washington
Transatlantic transplant
National calamities
The misfortunes of other nations
Cuba and controversy
Barton vs. Boardman
Shifting ground
Establishment
Fighting on two fronts
Triage for terror
Baptism in mud
Scorched earth
A new deal for disasters.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9781421407388 (hdbk. : alk. paper)
1421407388 (hdbk. : alk. paper)
9781421408231 (electronic)
1421408236 (electronic)
OCLC:
786245443
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