The agony of heroes : medical care for America's beseiged legions from Bataan to Khe Sanh / Thomas S. Helling.
- 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.
1 current hold with 2 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch||616.980 HEL AGO (Text)||34207002306307||Adult Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Westfield Washington PL - Westfield||355.345 Helling (Text)||78292000386709||Adult New Book Collection||Checked out||08/25/2020|
- ISBN: 9781594163203
- Physical Description: xiv, 457 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
- Publisher: Yardley, Pennsylvania : Westholme Publishing, 2019.
- Copyright: ©2019.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references and index.
From the heat and disease-ridden jungles of Bataan, the precarious beachhead of Anzio, the encircled town of Bastogne, the frozen fields of Chosin, and the forsaken plateau of Khe Sanh, doctors and nurses worked under intense conditions with whatever means at hand, to staunch bleeding, repair damage, and resurrect the dying. The inspirational and compelling stories of the doctors, nurses, corpsmen, aides, and others who braved the most frightening conditions in order to save lives.
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