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Doctor at Dienbienphu.

Paul Grauwin

Doctor at Dienbienphu.

by Paul Grauwin

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Published by J. Day Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Indochina
    • Subjects:
    • Dien Bien Phu, Battle of, Điện Biên Phủ, Vietnam, 1954.,
    • Indochina -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of J"étais médecin à Dien-Bien-Phu.

      Statement[Translated by James Oliver]
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS550 .G75
      The Physical Object
      Pagination304 p.
      Number of Pages304
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6177926M
      LC Control Number55009933
      OCLC/WorldCa1524443

      Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): g (external link). Paul Grauwin is the author of Doctor At Dien Bien Phu ( avg rating, 16 ratings, 2 reviews, published )/5(2).

      The battle was joined in late when French forces, who had been rapidly losing ground to the popularly supported Viet Minh, occupied the town of Dien Bien Phu in an attempt to cut the nationalist supply lines into Laos and to maintain a base for forays against enemy forces. Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and

      Forty years ago, France's war with the anticolonial Communist-led Vietminh insurgency climaxed in the bloody battle for the valley of Dienbienphu. The Vietminh's victory put the 17 million people of North Vietnam under Communist rule and would, in two years, induce America's attempt to save. Dien Bien Phu. 1, likes 5 talking about this. An annotated bibliography, collection of ephemera, and a timeline of the battle, comprising extracts from books in my personal collection. Managed.


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Doctor at Dienbienphu by Paul Grauwin Download PDF EPUB FB2

The author was a French physician, the only doctor to attend to the sick, wounded and dying at the infamous battle of Dien Bien Phu. The memoir was originally published in French as "J'Étais Médecin à Dien-Bien-Phu" and was translated by James Oliver in /5.

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Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Brand: Normanby Press. If you have read "Hell In A Very Small Place" by Bernard Fall, this book fills in some of the blanks concerning battlefield medical care at Dien Bien Phu.

This is a first person account of the head surgeon of Dien Bien Phu, who was there from the beginning. A good read, he goes in great detail concerning doctors and medical orderlys, the /5(11). Includes 34 searing firsthand account of the horrors suffered by the French paratroops and soldiers during the siege of Dien Bien Phu at the hands of the Viet the course of the First Indochina War, the French had established a base at Dien Bien Phu in late Dr.

Grauwin, holding the rank of major, arrived in February to take charge of the bed hospital 4/5(1). It is the story of an ordinary expatriate doctor who finds himself suddenly thrown into the cauldron of Dienbienphu. He makes sure we know the details of life in an operating bunker in the final moments of an epic battle.

I came away from reading the book somehow feeling I had been there. I could almost feel the heat, humidity, mosquitoes and /5. Grauwin was a doctor working in a Hanoi hospital in and was supposed to end his tour of duty and return to France. Finding out from his superior of a sick surgeon at the encircled camp of Dien Bien Phu, he is asked to fill in for this ill doctor.

Capt.5/5(1). Dr Grauwin’s book is a selfless, very honest story of the tragedy of Dien-Bien-Phu and the extraordinary medical skills of his staff.

It is a literary monument to the courage of the doctors and surgeons, like himself, whose constant concern for the suffering of. Doctor At Dienbienphu Hardcover – 1 Jan.

by Paul Grauwin (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — — £ HardcoverReviews: 1. Unusually, the first edition of this book was an English translation inpublished by Hutchinson, London.

The French edition was not published until by France-Empire as J’étais Médecin à Dien-Bien-Phu, two years after the US doctor John Parrish’s account of his experiences in Vietnam.

The Battle of Dien Bien Phu (French: Bataille de Diên Biên Phu pronounced [bataj də djɛn bjɛn fy]; Vietnamese: Chiến dịch Điện Biên Phủ, IPA: [ɗîəˀn ɓīən fû]) was a climactic confrontation of the First Indochina War that took place between 13 March and 7 May It was fought between the French Union's French Far East Expeditionary Corps and Viet Minh communist.

Buy Doctor at Dien-Bien-Phu First Edition by Grauwin, Pierre (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Available now at - Hard with Dust Jacket - Hutchinson., London.

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Name neatly penned to free front endpaper. Size: 8vo. 8 1/2". Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Grauwin, Paul, Doctor at Dienbienphu. New York, J. Day Co. [] (OCoLC) Read "Doctor At Dien-Bien-Phu" by Major Paul Grauwin available from Rakuten Kobo.

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The Battle of Dien Bien Phu was the decisive engagement in the first Indochina War (–54). After French forces occupied the Dien Bien Phu valley in. The French edition was not published until by France-Empire as J’étais Médecin à Dien-Bien-Phu, two years after the US doctor John Parrish’s account of his experiences in Vietnam (BMJ ;, doi: /bmj), and the contrast between the two in the availability of drugs and materials and the rapidity of.

Dien Bien Phu (DBP) plays a star role in Vietnam's modern history. It was in the surrounding countryside here, on 7 Maythat the French colonial forces were defeated by the Viet Minh in a decisive battle, and the days of their Indochina empire became numbered. Doctor at Dienbienphu.

Author: Paul Grauwin Title: Doctor at Dienbienphu. Description: New York: The John Day Company, (). First American edition. Hardcover book complete in its original dust jacket. 21 cm. pp. Contains 8 pages of b/w photographic illustrations.

In very good+ condition. Lengthy gift inscription present to the front Seller Rating: % positive.A French army surgeon's account of the horrors and heroism of the siege of Dienbienphu.

(A translation of "J'étais médecin à Dien-Bien-Phu." Paris: Éditions France-Empire,p. Fr. ).About this Item: Editions France-Empire, Paris, Soft cover.

Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. A rare first edition signed by the author Paul-Henri Grauwin, a medical doctor who served with the French Army, most notably commanding the "Mobile Surgical Unit" during the prolonged Battle of Dien Bien Phu, after which he was taken prisoner and briefly held.