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People/Characters: Mary Edwards Walker

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American Women of Medicine (Collective Biographies) by Russell Roberts
Civil War Doctor: The Story of Mary Walker (Social Critics and Reformers) by Carla Joinson
Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients (Collective Biographies) by Kieran Doherty
Dr. Mary Walker : a reader by Charles Vincent Groat
Dr. Mary Walker: the little lady in pants by Charles McCool Snyder
Felton & Fowler's Famous Americans you never knew existed by Bruce Felton
Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls by Elena Favilli
Mary Edwards Walker: Above and Beyond (American Heroes) by Dale L. Walker
Medal of Honor: Profiles of America's Military Heroes from the Civil War to the Present by Allen Mikaelian
Quite contrary: Dr. Mary Edwards Walker by Marjory Hall
Rabble Rousers: Twenty American Women Who Made a Difference by Cheryl HarnessDr. Mary Edwards Walker
A Woman of Honor: Dr. Mary E. Walker and the Civil War by Mercedes Graf
Yankee Women: Gender Battles in the Civil War by Elizabeth D. Leonard

Character description

Dr. Mary Edwards Walker (1832-1919), an outspoken abolitionist and advocate for women's rights, served as a surgeon in the Union Army during the Civil War. She was the first -- and only -- woman ever awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor.

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