Crossings

A Doctor-Soldier's Story
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (12.62 hours)
Product Number: Z100106896
Released: Sep 05, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781681688244
Narrator/s: Paul Woodson
Publisher: Highbridge Company
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In Iraq, as a medic and officer, Jon Kerstetter balanced two impossibly conflicting imperatives-to heal and to kill. When he suffered an injury and then a stroke during his third tour, he wound up back home in Iowa, no longer able to be either a doctor or a soldier. In this gorgeous memoir that moves from his impoverished upbringing on an Oneida reservation, to his harrowing stints as a volunteer medic in Kosovo and Bosnia, through the madness of Iraq and his intense mandate to assemble a team to identify the remains of Uday and Qusay Hussein, and the struggle afterward to come to terms with a life irrevocably changed, Kerstetter beautifully illuminates war and survival, the fragility of the human body, and the strength of will that lies within.

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Author(s): Jon Kerstetter
Original Publish Date: Sep 05, 2017

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CD
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Author(s): Jon Kerstetter
Narrator(s): Paul Woodson
Product Number DD32825
Released: Sep 05, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: HighBridge Company
ISBN: #9781681688237
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Author(s): Jon Kerstetter
Product Number EB00684545
Released: Sep 05, 2017
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: #9781101904381

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