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Vietnam nurse

Suzanne Roberts

Vietnam nurse

by Suzanne Roberts

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Published by Ace in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

An Ace book, F-405.

Statementby Suzanne Roberts.
The Physical Object
Pagination142 p. ;
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17629495M
OCLC/WorldCa9668788

  Lynda Van Devanter, an Army surgical nurse in Vietnam whose autobiography focused attention on women's struggles with post traumatic stress syndrome and chemicals including Agent Orange, has died. New York: Zebra Books, © Edition/Format: Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Military Nursing. Vietnam. Vietnam War, -- Fiction. More like this: Similar Items.

She was one of four nurses who died. Lieutenant Orlowski completed her basic nursing education under the Army Student Nurse Program at Hurley Hospital School of Nursing, Flint, Michigan, in She entered the US Army Nurse Corps and attended the operating room nurse course. She went to Vietnam the summer of ().   The Vietnam War remains probably the most important war for America since World War Two. In the battle to contain communism, hundreds of thousands of American soldiers went to Vietnam – and many nurses were closely involved with them. In the concluding article of the ‘Nurses .

  It's the occasion of the launch of a new book, Our Vietnam Nurses, by former nurse Annabelle Brayley, in which they reveal their war lives helping to . The book also tells about the nurses' lives following their return from Vietnam, and the ongoing impact of their service. The book is generally well-written, with an accessible writing style which doesn't distract from the nurses' s This book provides interesting insights into the experiences of Australian nurses working during the Vietnam War/5.


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Vietnam nurse by Suzanne Roberts Download PDF EPUB FB2

The first consists of her work as an extremely dedicated nurse, both in Vietnam (where in addition to American soldiers her patients also included Vietnamese soldiers and citizens) and back home in the U.S. over a two-decade nursing career. For some of those patients she was the person most responsible for saving their by:   I recommend the book.

This nurse from S IL returned to Vietnam a number of times after the war. The war had a great impact on her as it did on the majority of veterans from that time. I have the book and sent one to my son-in-law/5(28). I've been a nurse for over 35 years and my husband is a Vietnam era veteran.

I used to have a copy of this book back in the early s and loaned it to a coworker who never returned it before she moved away. I decided to look for it again recently, and luckily found a used copy/5(7). Vietnam Nurse Mass Market Paperback – October 1, by Evelyn Hawkins (Author) › Visit Amazon's Evelyn Hawkins Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Evelyn Price: $   Diane Carlson Evans, a Vietnam nurse whose brainchild was the Vietnam Women’s Memorial in Washington, D.C., is noted for her perseverance.

Carlson. Widely considered to be not only one of the best Vietnam war books, but one of the best Vietnam memoirs from a female veteran, Van Devanter does not shy away from vivid descriptions of the wounded and dying men she encountered as a nurse at the 71 st Evacuation Hospital from to The book covers her challenges both in war and in coming.

- Explore Robyn Szeles's board "Vietnam Nurses", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Vietnam, Vietnam war, Army nurse pins. home before morning: the story of an army nurse in vietnam by Lynda Van Devanter, Generally considered the top memoir by a female Vietnam veteran, this brutally frank book is written with many detailed descriptions of the wounded and dying men Van Devanter saw as a nurse at the 71st Evacuation Hospital in Pleiku during her tour.

One tour in Vietnam was more than enough for Janis Nark, who served as a nurse during the Vietnam War from to Inspired to serve others after she lost her Drama scholarship from Eastern Michigan University, Janis found herself shipping off to boot camp in the spring of Inthe first female service members arrived in Vietnam.

Five female Army nurses died over the course of the war, including year-old Lieutenant Colonel Annie Ruth Graham, who served as a military nurse in both World War II and Korea before Vietnam. Her book, “Vietnam Nurse, Mending and Remembering,” distributed by Deeds Publishing, is selling like hotcakes.

Eight nurses lost their lives in Vietnam. One was year-old Lt. Sharon Lane. After nursing school, she joined the Army as a nurse specializing in orthopedics. Then, Vietnam called to her.

“I thought ‘I have got to go over there and try to stop this war and stop the. Nea women in uniform served in Vietnam during the year war, according to the Vietnam Women’s Memorial. Most were nurses. Many were just barely out of nursing school when they were sent overseas. “I came straight from nurses’ training to the military,” Four recalled.

Combining narrative and poetry, photos and documents, Lou Eisenbrandt's Vietnam Nurse tells the compelling story of how a Midwestern woman, born with a little wanderlust and a lot of courage, found herself serving as a nurse in Vietnam during some of the most dangerous and damaging stretches of the war in the late s and early s/5.

Vietnam Nurse book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(9). SARA McVICKER served in the Army Nurse Corps fromincluding a tour in Vietnam from at the 71st Evacuation Hospital in Pleiku. Afterward, she worked for the Department of Veterans.

Vietnam Nurse: Mending & Remembering - Kindle edition by Eisenbrandt, Lou. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Vietnam Nurse: Mending & Remembering/5(28).

The names of eight women, all nurses (seven from the Army and one from the Air Force), are inscribed next to their fallen brothers on The Wall in Washington, D.C. Each dedicated themselves to taking care of the wounded and dying.

See their faces and remember their names. These are their stories. 1st Lt. Sharon Ann Lane of. This is a book about the author's, an army nurse, year serving in the 71st Evac hospital in Vietnam near the Cambodian border during the Vietnam War and its affect on her life afterwards.

Graphic page-turner that should be read by everyone who thinks that sending troops /5(89). The memoirs of an Army nurse who served in Vietnam have sparked a sharp dispute among other Vietnam nurses, who say that the popular book and its planned movie adaptation malign their work in the. It was and the war in Vietnam was at its height.

At the time, author Bernadette J. Harrod was twenty-four years old and a full-fledged operating room nurse.

Inspired by President John F. Kennedy, she volunteered her services and became a member of the Army Nurse Brand: iUniverse, Incorporated.War: World War, ; Korean War, ; Vietnam War, Branch: Army Nurse Corps; Army Nurse Corps; Army Nurse Corps Service Location.

After a year’s college scholarship from the Army, I (age 24) was stationed at Walter Reed. I then requested Vietnam and subsequently served in Long Binh in as a nurse.