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Fifty years a country doctor

Author: Hull Cook
Publisher: Lincoln, Neb. : University of Nebraska Press, ©1998.
Series: Bison books
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Cook recounts fifty years of service as a rural doctor in Texas and Nebraska, where a wide spectrum of dilemmas tested his resourcefulness, endurance, and sense of humor. His humourous account of life in the first half of the twentieth century conveys a distinct sense of the slings and arrows of doctoring on the plains". -- Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal Narrative
Named Person: Hull Cook; Hull Cook; Hull Cook
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hull Cook
ISBN: 0803263899 9780803263895
OCLC Number: 38125963
Awards: Winner of Society of Midland Authors Award (Biography) 1999
Description: 203 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Bison books
Responsibility: Hull Cook.
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