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The Resource Paradise general : riding the surge at a combat hospital in Iraq, Dave Hnida

Paradise general : riding the surge at a combat hospital in Iraq, Dave Hnida

Label
Paradise general : riding the surge at a combat hospital in Iraq
Title
Paradise general
Title remainder
riding the surge at a combat hospital in Iraq
Statement of responsibility
Dave Hnida
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author recounts his experiences as a physician in Iraq after volunteering to work as a surgeon with a combat unit in 2004 and as a trauma chief at a busy Combat Support Hospital in 2007, with anecdotes about his chaotic caseload and adaptation to a military atmosphere
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hnida, Dave
Dewey number
355
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
U
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hnida, Dave
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Surgeons
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Military hospitals
  • Medicine, Military
  • Counterinsurgency
Label
Paradise general : riding the surge at a combat hospital in Iraq, Dave Hnida
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
I'm not a soldier but I played one in Iraq -- Which end do the bullets come out? -- Camp Boring -- Paradise General Hospital -- First day of school -- Hot tamale -- The tug-of-war -- "A picture is worth a thousand tears" -- Dear kids -- Rebels with a cause -- Anatomy of a trauma -- Sick call Sunday -- Dante's infirmary -- Death of an American soldier -- Family ties -- Suicide isn't painless -- Blursday -- The guns of August -- The wounded wore aftershave -- Tale of two brothers -- You shoot 'em, you own 'em -- Dog kennels -- Last tango in Tikrit -- Hero's welcome
Control code
ocn669256785
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster trade pbk. ed.
Extent
viii, 288 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416599586
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)669256785
Label
Paradise general : riding the surge at a combat hospital in Iraq, Dave Hnida
Publication
Contents
I'm not a soldier but I played one in Iraq -- Which end do the bullets come out? -- Camp Boring -- Paradise General Hospital -- First day of school -- Hot tamale -- The tug-of-war -- "A picture is worth a thousand tears" -- Dear kids -- Rebels with a cause -- Anatomy of a trauma -- Sick call Sunday -- Dante's infirmary -- Death of an American soldier -- Family ties -- Suicide isn't painless -- Blursday -- The guns of August -- The wounded wore aftershave -- Tale of two brothers -- You shoot 'em, you own 'em -- Dog kennels -- Last tango in Tikrit -- Hero's welcome
Control code
ocn669256785
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster trade pbk. ed.
Extent
viii, 288 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416599586
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)669256785

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