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Broken bodies, shattered minds a medical odyssey from Vietnam to Afghanistan by Ronald J. Glasser

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Published by History Pub. Co. in Palisades, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Armed Forces,
  • Health and hygiene,
  • Medizinische Versorgung,
  • Gesundheit,
  • Mental health,
  • Health aspects,
  • Medical care,
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011,
  • Afghan War, 2001-,
  • Krieg,
  • Verletzung,
  • Wounds and injuries,
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975,
  • History,
  • Afghan Campaign 2001-,
  • Military Medicine,
  • Soldat,
  • Military Personnel,
  • Psychisches Trauma,
  • Soldiers,
  • Vietnam Conflict,
  • Combat Disorders,
  • Wounds and Injuries

Book details:

About the Edition

The author traces the changing nature of warfare from the jungles of Vietnam to the streets and mountains of Iraq and Afghanistan and defines the escalating physical and psychological damage of wounds to troops in the U.S. Army and Marine Corps.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-262) and index.

StatementRonald J. Glasser
Classifications
LC ClassificationsUH215 .G53 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination273 pages ;
Number of Pages273
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26267514M
ISBN 101933909471, 193390948X
ISBN 109781933909479, 9781933909486
LC Control Number2011927256
OCLC/WorldCa704390299

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