Hope in Hell: Inside the World of Doctors Without Borders
  • Hope in Hell: Inside the World of Doctors Without Borders
  • Hope in Hell: Inside the World of Doctors Without Borders
  • Hope in Hell: Inside the World of Doctors Without Borders
  • Hope in Hell: Inside the World of Doctors Without Borders
  • Hope in Hell: Inside the World of Doctors Without Borders
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Hope in Hell: Inside the World of Doctors Without Borders

by Dan Bortolotti
     
 

More fascinating and harrowing accounts of the volunteer professionals who risk their lives to help those in desperate need. Praise for the second edition: "Direct and evocative, this well-written book pushes readers to the edge of a world of grueling realities not known by most Americans." -- Choice
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More fascinating and harrowing accounts of the volunteer professionals who risk their lives to help those in desperate need. Praise for the second edition: "Direct and evocative, this well-written book pushes readers to the edge of a world of grueling realities not known by most Americans." -- Choice

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781552978658
Publisher:
Firefly Books, Limited
Publication date:
10/02/2004
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Fixing Up the Humans 7

Chapter 1 Stand and Deliver 13

Chapter 2 Biafra and the Bumblebee 48

Chapter 3 We Don't Need Another Hero 75

Chapter 4 Doc in a Hard Place 102

Chapter 5 In the Yellow Desert 125

Chapter 6 Ugly Realities 147

Chapter 7 How the Other Half Dies 169

Chapter 8 Best Performance in a Supporting Role 202

Chapter 9 New Fridge Syndrome 222

Chapter 10 You Can't Stop a Genocide with Doctors 260

"Ours Is Not a Contented Action" 290

Author's Note 298

Notes on Sources 300

Glossary 314

Index 315

Credits 320

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