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Evelyn Prentis - Author


Brought up in Lincolnshire, Evelyn Prentis (real name Evelyn Taws) left home at eighteen to become a nurse. She later moved to London during the war, where she married and raised her family. Like so many other nurses, she went back to hospital and used any spare time she might have had bringing up her children and running her home. Born in 1915, she died in 2001 at the age of eighty-five.

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A Nurse in Action by Evelyn Prentis
A Nurse in Action
Evelyn Prentis
Evelyn Prentis' warm and compelling account of a nurse in action, shows a nurse's life would always revolve around the comforting discomfort of porridge and rissoles, bandages and bedpans.
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/08/2011

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