Ch. 1. "Awake, Ye Women, Awake!" Perspectives on Florence Nightingale -- Ch. 2. Nursing Leaders as Activists and Feminists -- Ch. 3. The Paradox: Nurses as Healers in "Men's Horrible Wars" -- Ch. 4. The Lively Debate: Nurses and Suffrage, the Equal Rights Amendment, and Social Reform -- Ch. 5. "What We May Become": The Sounds of Transition -- Ch. 6. The Turning Point: Nurses Connect with the Women's Movement -- Ch. 7. Poking Heads out of Their Apolitical Bonnets: Nurses Zero in on Gender, Power, and Leadership in the 1970s -- Ch. 8. "Ride the White Horse Yourself!" Women's Culture, Feminism, and Nursing in the 1980s -- Ch. 9. Where Will Nurses' Militancy Lead?