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The contract surgeon : a novel

Author: Dan O'Brien
Publisher: New York : Lyons Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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An old man tells the story of his days as a surgeon with the army, fighting Indians, and of his friendship with Crazy Horse, the Sioux chief, whom he treated in the last days of his life. By the author of Equinox.
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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
Western stories
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
O'Brien, Dan, 1947-
Contract surgeon.
New York : Lyons Press, ©1999
(OCoLC)606276630
Named Person: Crazy Horse; Crazy Horse
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dan O'Brien
ISBN: 1558219323 9781558219328
OCLC Number: 41527862
Description: 316 p. : map ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Dan O'Brien.

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A tale of bravery, medical daring, justice and love that recounts the unlikely friendships between the great war chief Crazy Horse and a U.S. Army surgeon.  Read more...

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"Draws a vivid portrait of Crazy Horse and gives an interesting, fresh perspective on the great Sioux war." --Larry McMurtry

 
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