Nurses, Nomads And Warlords

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Mary Lightfine takes on the greatest challenge of her life when she lands in the midst of an African war zone.
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Nurses, Nomads and Warlords: Extreme Medicine, Surviving Somalia

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Overview

Mary Lightfine takes on the greatest challenge of her life when she lands in the midst of an African war zone.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780741470232
  • Publisher: Infinity Publishing
  • Publication date: 12/16/2011
  • Pages: 312
  • Sales rank: 1,122,369
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.65 (d)

Meet the Author

Mary Lightfine, a seasoned veteran of the Nobel Prize winning organization, Doctors Without Borders has lived and worked as a nurse, in over a dozen countries, including some of the most violent spots on earth. She was ambushed and shot at in Somalia, delivered babies in the jungles of Sri Lanka and traveled in perilous Afghani Mountains. Ms Lightfine brought food to starving refugees in South Sudan and piloted her own plane to help disaster victims in Lousiana, Haiti and Grand Turk. She is founder and President of Volunteers Without Boundaries and lives in Florida with her husband Paul Rooy.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 12, 2012

    Real world account of volunteering medical assistance in a war torn country

    What a testament and memoir to your life! There aren't many people who could help so many in such dire circumstances! Its a crying shame that with all our technology and resources that a single person has to experience what these people did / are. Shame on us as a species for allowing this to happen! THANK YOU for all you do!

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  • Posted May 3, 2012

    I loved this book!

    This a truly exciting book to read. It has adventure, happiness, sadness and success stories. Mary has a unique way of telling her story in "just the way it happened", without judgement. I just wonder how the story ends? What happens next? This books leaves you wanting to hear more about Mary's exciting life.

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