Florence Nightingale – The Lady with the Lamp

Florence Nightingale is primarily remembered for her incredible work during the Crimean War in the mid-19th century, but actually her greatest legacy is in the social reform and nursing practices which she implemented, writes Mary Rose McCarthy   Florence Nightingale’s parents were wealthy English people. Her father, William Nightingale, inherited the family fortune, made from … Continue reading Florence Nightingale – The Lady with the Lamp