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From Russia with Luck
     

From Russia with Luck

by Zoya Schmuter MD
 
Over thirty years ago, Zoya Schmuter, M.D. emigrated from the Soviet Union with her family. The path of life took them to Israel and in later years to the United States, a country that soon became their home. Ultimately settling in New York City, Zoya began a career as a medical examiner, a move that proved to challenge her and captivate her interest.
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Over thirty years ago, Zoya Schmuter, M.D. emigrated from the Soviet Union with her family. The path of life took them to Israel and in later years to the United States, a country that soon became their home. Ultimately settling in New York City, Zoya began a career as a medical examiner, a move that proved to challenge her and captivate her interest.
"From Russia with Luck" is the anatomy of events, feelings,and successes of one family. The author shares a story of three worlds and three cultures, and tells what it takes for one to ascend the stairs of live in the new world.

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Heather Robinson
Her determination is legendary among her colleagues in the medical examiner's office.

"She calls her book 'From Russia With Luck,' but it was a lot more than luck that got her where she is," says Dr. James Gill, deputy medical examiner for the Bronx, to whom Schmuter reported when she was stationed there.



Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/ny_local/2008/12/04/2008-12-04_from_russia_with_luck__and_determination.html#ixzz1Do2wHBCT

Product Details

BN ID:
2940012109002
Publisher:
Zoya Schmuter MD, author
Publication date:
12/22/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
286
File size:
666 KB

Meet the Author

Zoya Schmuter, M.D. graduated from medical school in Gorky, Russia. She and herhusband live in New York City, where she has been a medical examiner for 22 years. "From Russia with Luck" was inspired by her oldest grandson's interest to the history of his family.

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