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The Resource Emergencies only : an Australian nurse's journey through natural disasters, civil wars, extreme poverty and general chaos, Amanda McClelland ; with Simone Ubaldi

Emergencies only : an Australian nurse's journey through natural disasters, civil wars, extreme poverty and general chaos, Amanda McClelland ; with Simone Ubaldi

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Emergencies only : an Australian nurse's journey through natural disasters, civil wars, extreme poverty and general chaos
Title
Emergencies only
Title remainder
an Australian nurse's journey through natural disasters, civil wars, extreme poverty and general chaos
Statement of responsibility
Amanda McClelland ; with Simone Ubaldi
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eng
Summary
This is the memoir of an extraordinary Australian Nurse. Recently awarded the Florence Nightingale medal by the International Committee of the Red Cross for exceptional courage and devotion to victims of armed conflict and natural disasters, Amanda is a young Australian making big waves in the international aid world. Amanda started her career nursing in remote Aboriginal communities but later shifted her focus to public and emergency health. Working with the Australian Red Cross she currently lives in Geneva but works wherever a health epidemic explodes. Amanda has been on the ground after typhoons and tsunamis, amid famine and war in places as diverse as South Sudan, Banda Aceh and dealing with horror of Ebola the forefront of the Red Cross's response in West Africa. Her memoir is told with humour, empathy and a vivid eye for detail
Biography type
contains biographical information
Biographical or historical data
Amanda is an Australian emergency health advisor working internationally with the Red Cross. Amanda's current role is as Senior Officer in the Emergency Health Unit of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, based in Geneva.
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WWBK
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McClelland, Amanda
Dewey number
B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Ubaldi, Simone
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  • McClelland, Amanda
  • Australian Red Cross Society
  • Medical assistance
  • Humanitarian assistance
  • International relief
  • Disaster medicine
  • Women in disaster relief
  • Disaster relief
  • Disaster medicine
  • Nurses
Target audience
adult
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Emergencies only : an Australian nurse's journey through natural disasters, civil wars, extreme poverty and general chaos, Amanda McClelland ; with Simone Ubaldi
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
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  • txt
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  • cri
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  • rdacontent
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  • rdacontent
Control code
000060747429
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
317 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781760294212
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)991585601
Label
Emergencies only : an Australian nurse's journey through natural disasters, civil wars, extreme poverty and general chaos, Amanda McClelland ; with Simone Ubaldi
Publication
Copyright
Note
Record machine-generated from publisher information
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000060747429
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
317 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781760294212
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)991585601

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