Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

Five Days at Memorial - a book by Fink, Sheri

Five Days at Memorial

Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital

Five Days at Memorial( )
Author: Fink, Sheri
ISBN:978-0-307-71896-9
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Crown Publishing Group
Imprint:Crown
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:$27.00
Book Description:

Pulitzer Prize winner Sheri Fink's landmark investigation of patient deaths at a New Orleans hospital ravaged by Hurricane Katrina - and her suspenseful portrayal of the quest for truth and justice   In the tradition of the best investigative journalism, physician and reporter Sheri Fink reconstructs 5 days at Memorial Medical Center and draws the reader into the lives of those who struggled mightily to survive and to maintain life amid chaos.More Description

Book Details
Pages:576
Detailed Subjects: Medical / Emergency Medicine
Medical / Health Care Delivery
Nature / Natural Disasters
Medical / Forensic Medicine
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.62 x 9.5 x 1.86 Inches
Book Weight:1.85 Pounds
Author Biography
Fink, Sheri (Author)
Sheri Fink is an American journalist and a reporter on subjects covering health, medicine and science. Her articles appeared in a number of high profiled publications such as the New York Times, Discover and Scientific American. She is a 1990 graduate of the University of Michigan and received her Ph D and MD from Stanford University in 1998 and 1999.

Dr. Fink is a currently a senior fellow with Harvard Humanitarian Initiative and a staff reporter at ProPublica in New York. On April 12, 2010, she was awarded a Pulitzer Prize for Investigative Reporting for an article published by ProPublica website. The winning article was about the deadly choices faced at one New Orleans hospital during the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. The article also made her a finalist for the 2010 Michael Kelly Award. She also won a 2010 National Magazine Award for Reporting for the article.

030

Book Seller

Condition

Price

Shipping

Total

Loading Stock Details...


NEW!
Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play

Featured Books

Neil Armstrong
Barbree, Jay
Electronic book text:
Levels of Life
Barnes, Julian
Paperback: $14.95
Sweetness #9
Clark, Stephan Eirik
Electronic book text:

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.