PPG-2266, A Surgeon's War

By: Amosoff, Nikolai

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The author would become an internationally recognised heart surgeon and cyberneticist, but when he wrote these diaries he was an inexperienced young surgeon serving in an obscure Russian mobile field hospital in World War II, and his chronicles of the desperate and grisly work he performed under cruel circumstances elevates the suffering and death from the realm of the statistical to that of the human. Translated and adapted by George St. George. Yellow boards, 261 pages. Spine slant, worn corners/spine ends, edgewear, soiled edges, two tape stains to front end paper, two more to rear end paper, in moderately edgeworn dust jacket w/chipping to corners/spine ends, sunned spine, impressions/scratches, general wear.

Title: PPG-2266, A Surgeon's War

Author Name: Amosoff, Nikolai

Categories: Military,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Chicago, Henry Regnery Company: 1975

ISBN Number: 0-8092-9055-3

ISBN Number 13: 9780809290550

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fair

Jacket Condition: Fair

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 011783

Keywords: NIKOLAI, AMOSOFF, WWII, WORLD WAR 2, ARMY SURGEONS, SURGEON, SURGERY, DIARIES, DIARY, DIARISTS, FIELD HOSPITALS, GEORGE ST. GEORGE