Life and death in Kolofata an American doctor in Africa by Ellen Einterz

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  • Women physicians,
  • Rural health services,
  • Americans,
  • Biography

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StatementEllen Einterz
Classifications
LC ClassificationsR153 .E56 2018
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 216 pages
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26946454M
ISBN 100253032377, 0253032385
ISBN 109780253032379, 9780253032386
LC Control Number2017046665
OCLC/WorldCa988167395

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In Life and Death in Kolofata: An American Doctor in Africa, Einterz tells her remarkable story of delivering healthcare for 24 years in one of the poorest countries in the world, revealing both touching stories of those she is able to help and the terrible suffering of people born in extreme poverty.

In one case, a 6-year-old burn victim /5(15). In Life and Death in Kolofata: An American Doctor in Africa, Einterz tells her remarkable story of delivering healthcare for 24 years in one of the poorest countries in the world, revealing both touching stories of those she is able to help and the terrible suffering of people born in extreme poverty.

In Life and Death in Kolofata: An American Doctor in Africa, Einterz tells her remarkable story of delivering healthcare for 24 years in one of the poorest countries in the world, revealing both touching stories of those she is able to help and the terrible suffering of people born in extreme poverty.

In one case, a 6-year-old burn victim Author: Ellen Einterz. In Life and Death in Kolofata: An American Doctor in Africa, Einterz tells her remarkable story of delivering healthcare for 24 years in one of the poorest countries in the world, revealing both touching stories of those she is able to help and the terrible suffering of people born in extreme poverty.

In one case, a 6-year-old burn victim. This is an inspiring book with touching stories: a must read for all ages. The book tells real life experiences of Doctor Einterz in a small village named Kolofata in northern part of Cameroon.

While reading each story, I was touched, and felt like I was /5. By Ellen Einterz, ISBN:Hardcover. Bulk books at wholesale prices. Free Shipping & Price Match Guarantee. When Dr. Ellen Einterz first arrives in the town of Kolofata in Cameroon, the situation is dire: patients are exploited by healthcare workers, unsterilized needles are reused, and only the wealthy can afford care.

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