Florence Nightingale

1820 - 1910

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Florence Nightingale is best known for her work as a nurse, but she was also a pioneering statistician.
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List of References (6 books/articles)

Some Quotations (2)

A Poster of Florence Nightingale

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Obituary: The Times

Honours awarded to Florence Nightingale
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Other Web sites
  1. Astroseti (A Spanish translation of this biography)
  2. Agnes Scott College
  1. Spartacus Schoolnet
  2. Florence Nightingale Museum

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