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The Resource Five days at Memorial : [life and death in a storm-ravaged hospital], Sheri Fink

Five days at Memorial : [life and death in a storm-ravaged hospital], Sheri Fink

Label
Five days at Memorial : [life and death in a storm-ravaged hospital]
Title
Five days at Memorial
Title remainder
[life and death in a storm-ravaged hospital]
Statement of responsibility
Sheri Fink
Title variation
5 days at Memorial
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pulitzer Prize-winner Sheri Fink's investigation into the deaths of patients at a New Orleans hospital ravaged by Hurricane Katrina, a gripping portrayal of unfolding calamity, vital choices and the suspenseful quest for truth and justice. Physician and reporter Sheri Fink reconstructs five days at Memorial Medical Center and draws the reader into the lives of the patients, doctors, rescue workers, nurses, and family members who struggled mightily to survive and to maintain life amidst chaos
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Fink, Sheri
Dewey number
362.1109763/35
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
RA975.D57
LC item number
F56 2013ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Kirsten Potter
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Potter, Kirsten
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  • Memorial Medical Center (New Orleans, La.)
  • Disaster hospitals
  • Disaster medicine
  • Health facilities
  • Forensic pathology
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • New Orleans (La.)
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not applicable
Label
Five days at Memorial : [life and death in a storm-ravaged hospital], Sheri Fink
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Publication
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  • Subtitle from container
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1445936
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
14 audio discs (approximately 1050 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780804128117
Isbn Type
(Library ed.)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RHA 4245
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1445936
  • (OCoLC)837141886
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Five days at Memorial : [life and death in a storm-ravaged hospital], Sheri Fink
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1445936
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
14 audio discs (approximately 1050 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780804128117
Isbn Type
(Library ed.)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RHA 4245
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1445936
  • (OCoLC)837141886
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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