Nursing History Collection
Graham H (1993) Hardship and health in women’s lives, Hemel Hempstead: Harvester Wheatsheaf.
Moscucci O (1993) The science of woman: gynaecology and gender in England 1800-1929, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Nelson J (2015) More than medicine: a history of the feminist women’s health movement, New York: New York University Press.
Our Permanent Collection consists of nursing specific core items and rare items. It is viewable by appointment at the RCN Library and Heritage Centre. Here is a small selection of items from our collection
Bermosk L (1979) Women's health and human wholeness, New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts.
Leeson J (1978) Women and medicine, London: Tavistock.
Quain R (1895) A dictionary of medicine : including general pathology, general therapeutics, hygiene, and the diseases of women and children, London: Longmans, Green & Co.
Nursing Record/British Journal of Nursing (1888-1956)
Digitised journal available online.
Article: (no author) (1918) The health of a woman, British Journal of Nursing, 30 March, p.226-227.