Ten Days in A Mad-House: Illustrated and Annotated: A First-Hand Account of Life At Bellevue Hospital on Blackwell's Island in 1887

Ten Days in A Mad House Illustrated and Annotated A First Hand Account of Life At Bellevue Hospital on Blackwell s Island in Ten Days in A Mad House Was Written By Nellie Bly in after she lived undercover at a women s insane asylum at Blackwell s Island in for ten days This was an assignment given to her by Jo

  • Title: Ten Days in A Mad-House: Illustrated and Annotated: A First-Hand Account of Life At Bellevue Hospital on Blackwell's Island in 1887
  • Author: Nellie Bly
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 110
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Ten Days in A Mad House, Was Written By Nellie Bly in 1887, after she lived, undercover, at a women s insane asylum at Blackwell s Island in 1887 for ten days This was an assignment given to her by Joseph Pulitzer The living conditions and treatment of the Patients were Horrible Bly Wrote The insane asylum on Blackwell s Island is a human rat trap It is easy to get inTen Days in A Mad House, Was Written By Nellie Bly in 1887, after she lived, undercover, at a women s insane asylum at Blackwell s Island in 1887 for ten days This was an assignment given to her by Joseph Pulitzer The living conditions and treatment of the Patients were Horrible Bly Wrote The insane asylum on Blackwell s Island is a human rat trap It is easy to get in, but once there it is impossible to get out This Edition of Ten Days in A Mad House Is Illustrated and Annotated with a Brief History of Blackwell s Island Lunatic Asylum, With Additional Pictures, Word Definitions and Blank Pages for Notes.

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    1. There are a number of publishers offering this book and, of the few I have seen, I found this publication to be more enjoyable.In any of the publications, readers will find the main story of how journalist Elizabeth Cochran Seaman (pen name Nellie Bly) posed as an insane person in order to gain entry into Bellevue hospital on Blackwell's Island. This is a revealing look not only into how people were institutionalized 130 years ago, but also the lack of knowledge of medical doctors at that time. [...]

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