Graduating Seniors! Keep your Public Library account past July 2018 and get a new Library Card delivered to your home. Go to My Account > Account Settings and update your contact information and holds pickup branch.

Mary Walker wears the pants: the true story of the doctor, reformer, and Civil War hero

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 5.5 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 910L
Description
Mary Edwards Walker was unconventional for her time: She was one of the first women doctors in the country, she was a suffragist, and she wore pants! And when the Civil War struck, she took to the battlefields in a modified Union uniform as a commissioned doctor. For her service she became the only woman ever to earn the Medal of Honor. This picture book biography tells the story of a remarkable woman who challenged traditional roles and lived life on her own terms
Also in this Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780807549902
97814896235081899
Reading Level:
LG
Level 5.5, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 910L
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 56de4f0f-1b3d-1125-2b8d-fd796a59865c
Grouping Title mary walker wears the pants the true story of the doctor reformer and civil war hero
Grouping Author harness cheryl
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-06-21 22:56:01PM
Last Indexed 2018-07-18 00:03:16AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level LG
accelerated_reader_point_value 0.5
accelerated_reader_reading_level 5.5
auth_author2 Molinari, Carlo,, Molinari, Carlo.
author Harness, Cheryl.
author2-role Molinari, Carlo,illustrator., Molinari, Carlo.
author_display Harness, Cheryl
available_at_school Carter Lawrence Elementary, Croft Middle, Shayne Elementary, Westmeade Elementary
collection_school Biography, Everyone
detailed_location_school Croft Middle - Teen Everyone, Lawrence Carter Elementary - Kids Biography, Shayne Elementary - Kids Biography, Westmeade Elementary - Kids Biography
display_description Mary Edwards Walker was unconventional for her time: She was one of the first women doctors in the country, she was a suffragist, and she wore pants! And when the Civil War struck, she took to the battlefields in a modified Union uniform as a commissioned doctor. For her service she became the only woman ever to earn the Medal of Honor. This picture book biography tells the story of a remarkable woman who challenged traditional roles and lived life on her own terms.
format_category_school Books
format_school Book
id 56de4f0f-1b3d-1125-2b8d-fd796a59865c
isbn 9780807549902, 97814896235081899
item_details ils:CARL0000407245|35192042906903|Southeast - Kids Biography|jB W182h|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||SE||, ils:CARL0000407245|35192043903131|Green Hills - Kids Biography|jB W182h|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GH||, ils:CARL0000407245|35192043903149|Hermitage - Kids Biography|jB W182h|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||HM||, ils:CARL0000407245|35192043903156|Main Library - Kids Biography|jB W182h|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||MN||, ils:CARL0000407245|FF00079594|Lawrence Carter Elementary - Kids Biography|B WAL HAR|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||17185||, ils:CARL0000407245|MK10028619|Shayne Elementary - Kids Biography|B WAL HAR|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2N682||, ils:CARL0000407245|MK10158397|Westmeade Elementary - Kids Biography|B WAL HAR|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2Y775||, ils:CARL0000652387|WE00001281|Croft Middle - Teen Everyone|E HAR|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||45238||
itype_school Book
last_indexed 2018-07-18T05:03:16.441Z
lexile_code AD: Adult Directed
lexile_score 910
literary_form Fiction, Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_school B WAL HAR, E HAR
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Carter Lawrence Elementary, Croft Middle, Shayne Elementary, Westmeade Elementary
primary_isbn 9780807549902
publishDate 2013, 2015
record_details ils:CARL0000407245|Book|Books||English|Albert Whitman & Co.,|c2013.|1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27cm., ils:CARL0000652387|Book|Books||English|Weigl Publishers Inc.,|c2015.|32 p. : col. ill. ; 22 x 28 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_school
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:CARL0000407245 35192043903149 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000407245 FF00079594 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000407245 35192042906903 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000407245 35192043903156 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000407245 MK10028619 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000407245 35192043903131 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000407245 MK10158397 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000652387 WE00001281 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
series AV2 Fiction
series_with_volume AV2 Fiction|
subject_facet Historical fiction, Physicians -- United States, Physicians -- United States -- Biography, Physicians. -- United States, Suffragists -- Biography. -- United States, Suffragists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Suffragists. -- Biography -- United States, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Medical care -- Juvenile literature, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Women -- Juvenile literature, United States -- History -- Women, United States -- History. -- Women, Walker, Mary Edwards, -- 1832-1919, Walker, Mary Edwards, -- 1832-1919 -- Juvenile literature, Women physicians -- United States, Women physicians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Women physicians. -- United States
title_display Mary Walker wears the pants : the true story of the doctor, reformer, and Civil War hero
title_full Mary Walker wears the pants : the true story of the doctor, reformer, and Civil War hero / Cheryl Harness ; illustrated by Carlo Molinari, Mary Walker wears the pants : the true story of the doctor, reformer, and Civil War hero / by Cheryl Harness ; illustrated by Carlo Molinari
title_short Mary Walker wears the pants :
title_sub the true story of the doctor, reformer, and Civil War hero
topic_facet History, Medical care, Physicians, Suffragists, Walker, Mary Edwards, Women, Women physicians