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Breaking the Glass Ceiling

The Stories of Three Caribbean Nurses

by Jocelyn Hezekiah

  • 373 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Trafford Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Nursing & Ancillary Services,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • People of Color,
  • Women,
  • 1-4120-1517-0,1412015170,trafford publishing,jocelyn hezekiah,breaking the glass ceiling,nursing,history,caribbean,women,black women,biography,west indies,trinidad,nursing leaders,women\"s history,
  • Biography & Autobiography / People of Color,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Women

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8431322M
    ISBN 101412015170
    ISBN 109781412015172
    OCLC/WorldCa54906841


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