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Good medicine, hard times : memoir of a combat physician in Iraq  Cover Image Book Book

Good medicine, hard times : memoir of a combat physician in Iraq / Edward P. Horvath, MD.

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  • ISBN: 9780814258255
  • ISBN: 0814258255
  • Physical Description: xiv, 244 pages : illustrations (black and white), maps ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Columbus : Trillium, an imprint of The Ohio State University Press, [2022]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Where it begins -- Operation Bright Star -- Christmas in Kuwait -- Heading downrange -- Abu Ghraib Prison -- Goodbye, Abu Ghraib -- I wonder who you'd be today -- The chicken demon -- Troop medical clinic -- Back to Baghdad -- Camp Bucca -- An appeal -- Caring for the enemy -- The long road home -- I'm here again -- Unblinded -- MASCAL -- The neighbor's kid -- The terrorist and the soldier -- COB Speicher -- Getting checked out -- Operation Iron Triangle -- One more time -- Training without end -- The war resumes -- Suicide -- Burdens of command -- Rockets--the war heats up -- Fathers and sons -- Going home for good -- The final mission.
Summary, etc.:
"Former US Army Colonel Edward P. Horvath, MD-who received the Bronze Star Medal, Legion of Merit, and the American Red Cross Hero Award for his actions in Iraq-brings readers through the intricacies of war as he relates stories of working to save the lives of soldiers, enemies, and civilians alike over three deployments"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Iraq War, 2003-2011 > Medical care > United States.
United States. Army. Combat Support Hospital, 325th > Biography.
Physicians > United States > Biography.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 > Personal narratives, American.
Bay Village (Ohio) > Biography.
Guerre en Irak, 2003-2011 > Soins médicaux > États-Unis.
Médecins > États-Unis > Biographies.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Tolland Public Library 956.7044 HOR (Text) 34051154244092 Adult New Nonfiction Checked out 10/06/2022

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