Five Days At Memorial

Author: Sheri Fink
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 0307718980
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Five Days at Memorial, the culmination of six years of reporting, unspools the mystery of what happened in those days, bringing the reader into a hospital fighting for its life and into a conversation about the most terrifying form of ...

How To Become An International Disaster Volunteer

Author: Michael Noone
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN: 0128045086
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... personnel who plucked hundreds of residents off roofs after they were stranded
by rising floodwaters. However the overwhelming lesson was the failure of
governmental authorities to prepare, respond, and coordinate the relief efforts.
Recommended Reading Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-
Ravaged Hospital Sheri Finks This is an acclaimed and thoroughly researched
book describing the efforts of staff and patients at New Orleans' Memorial
Hospital to survive the ...

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Author: Alan H. Lockwood
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262034875
Size: 54.61 MB
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Katrina was a category 3 hurricane when it made landfall in Louisiana.36 She
was one of the costliest storms ever, causing over $110 billion in damages and
claiming over 1,800 lives. For a chilling account of the effects of Hurricane Katrina
on Memorial Hospital in New Orleans, read the Pulitzer Prize–winning Five Days
at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital, by Dr. Sheri Fink.37
Severe Thunderstorms and Tornadoes Few weather events are more dramatic
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Author: Cheryl Strayed
ISBN: 9786053434269
Size: 43.80 MB
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