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Doctor at Dien-Bien-Phu

Pierre Grauwin

Doctor at Dien-Bien-Phu

by Pierre Grauwin

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Published by The John Day Company in USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published as J"eṫais meḋecin a` Dien-Bien-Phu. Editions France-Empire, 1954.

Statementby Major Grauwin; translated from the French by E.J. Oliver!.
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Pagination288p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21658510M

  Dien Bien Phu by Richard Baker, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Dien Bien Phu: Richard Baker: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. At headquarters Major Guerin introduced me to Colonel Christian de Castries, the commander of Dien Bien Phu. Before me stood a man of medium size, rather thin and pale, with sharp features and an aquiline profile, “resembling a subject painted by el Greco,” as the author Jules Roy described him in his book The Battle of Dien Bien Phu. In.

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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 Rating: % positive. New York: Ballantine [] , 1st printing. (Trade paperback) Near fine. pp. Photographs. There is a faint reading crease on the spine. Publisher series: Ballantine's Illustrated History of the Violent Century & Battle Book Locale: Dien Bien Phu. (Vietnam War, Vietnam War).


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The author was a French physician, the only doctor to attend to the sick, wounded and dying at the Doctor at Dien-Bien-Phu book 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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This book is the memoir of a physician, Dr. Paul Grauwin, who witnessed the 57 days of bloodshed and carnage wrought by the Viet Minh on the encircled French enclave in North Vietnam called "Dien Bien Phu"/5. This book is the memoir of a physician, Dr. Paul Grauwin, who witnessed the 57 days of bloodshed and carnage wrought by the Viet Minh on the encircled French enclave in North Vietnam called "Dien Bien Phu".

This was the climatic battle of what historians refer to as the "First Indochina War" (the U.S. venture was the second) between French 5/5(1).

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8 1/2". The 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 Minh. During the course of the First Indochina War, the French had established a base at Dien Bien Phu in late : Normanby Press. Dien Bien Phu has attracted a great deal of interest and a number of fine books have been written about the battle.

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Defense analyst Howard R. Simpson was an eyewitness. pages; 28 B&W Photos; 2 maps/5(9). Hell in a very small place, subtitled The Siege of Dien Bien Phu is the classic account of a French defeat in a rain-soaked valley in the northeast Vietnam.

It is neatly complimented, but in no way surpassed by Martin Windrow’s The Last Valley, subtitled Dien Bien Phu and the French defeat in Vietnam. Doctor at Dien-Bien-Phu.

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Hanoi: NXB Quan Doi Nhan Dan, 88 pp. Anthony Tucker-Jones, Dien Bien Phu: The First Indochina War, Pen and Sword, pp. Mostly this is an overall history of the war, though a significan section deals with Dien Bien Phu. 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.

This is a rare hardcover book in acceptable condition. pages with black and white photos. edition. Details about (Rare) Doctor at Dien Bien Phu by Major Grauwin (FFL) (Rare) Doctor at Dien Bien Phu by Major Grauwin (FFL) Item Information. Condition: UsedSeller Rating: % positive.I was one of the first to see Dr.

Jadick speak on his book; indeed, I am the one on Book TV who asks him the question about previous books by battalion surgeons such as "Doctor at Dien Bien Phu" and "Doctor at Stalingrad." I think there is something in this book for everybody.Doctor at Dien Bien Phu - Dr.

Paul Grauwin, the French doctor at Dien Bien Phu, was a hero. Caring for the wounded the last two months of the battle with dwindling supplies and no way to get the wounded medevaced to Hanio.

At one point maggots were found on the wounded soldiers.