The Geneva Red Cross movement
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The Geneva Red Cross movement European and American influence on its development, a compilation, with notes. by Albert G. Love

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Published by Medical Field Service School in [Carlisle Barracks, Pa .
Written in English


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Statementby Albert G. Love ...
SeriesArmy medical bulletin -- no. 62
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p.
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22967580M

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  The International Committee of the Red Cross emerged as a private association working under Swiss law, and Geneva’s enduring spirit of international .   Upon her return to the U.S., she launched a years-long campaign to get the U.S. to ratify the Geneva Convention of ; it did so in , a year after Barton founded the American Red Cross.   To know how the Red Cross movement began, this animation takes us back to and the Battle of Solferino. Swiss business man Henri Dunant witnessed the .   The International Conference held in Geneva on October formalized the ideas proposed by Henry Dunant in his book, A memory of Solferino. .