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To Bind Up the Wounds: Catholic Sister Nurses in the U.S. Civil War

by Maher, Mary Denis
Publisher: Louisiana State University
Issue: Winter 2000
ISBN: 0807124397

A softcover edition of Sister Mary Denis Maher's study of the 600 Roman Catholic nuns who nursed wounded and diseased soldiers on both sides of the conflict. The work also discusses the sisters' tensions with Dorothea Dix's better-known operation.

review of To Bind Up the Wounds: Catholic Sister Nurses in the U.S. Civil War, by Maher, Mary Denis, Civil War Book Review, (Winter 2000).