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This expert Among the PDFEPUB #192 piece of journalism by a brave man about brave men follows three soldiers and a reporter through eighteen months on Ward Walter Reed's amputee wing The Washington Post Time magazine's Michael Weisskopf was riding through Baghdad in the back of a US Army Humvee when he heard a Blood Brothers PDF metallic thunk Looking down he spotted a small object inches from his feet and reached Amputees wandered in all day to pull up a chair at the crossroads of industry and medicine They came for repairs They came for fittings and batteries They came to watch technicians stoop over worn wooden benches file plaster casts program devices and fire propane torches Prosthetists were re creating a birthright in body parts

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Blood Brothers Among the Soldiers of Ward 57

H everything that would follow his release Blood Brothers is the story of this difficult passage—a story that begins with healthy men heading off to war and continues through Brothers Among the Soldiers of ePUB #10003 the months in Ward as they prepare for a different life than the one they left A chronicle of devastation and recovery this is a deeply affecting portrait of the private aftermath of combat casualtie Must read book for every civilan to have a brief glimpse at what our wounded soliders endure for our freedoms I worked on Ward 57 for 18 months It was a humbling and rewarding experience This book brings to life how an amputee feels and the rehab that is involved I received the book while I was working on the ward and started reading it Only made it halfway through One day I plan on finishing it The book helped me to be compassionate towards the soliders and to have empathy in regards to their injuries

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Down to take it in his hand Then everything went black Weisskopf lost his hand and was sent to Ward at Walter Reed Medical Center the wing reserved for amputees There he met soldiers Brothers Among the Soldiers of ePUB #10003 Pete Damon Brothers Among the PDF #197 Luis Rodriguez and Bobby Isaacs alongside whom he navigated the bewildering process of recovery and began reconciling life before that day in Baghdad wit These soliders are true American heroswe need support all amputees of this endless war on terror


10 thoughts on “Blood Brothers Among the Soldiers of Ward 57

  1. says:

    I couldn't put this book down Weisskopf a journalist for Time Magazine has fast paced sound bite style that kept my attention for the entire book While covering a story in Ira Weisskopf lost his hand in a grenade explosion His narrative covers his and his acuaintances' recoveries in Walter Reed's Ward 57 As the first civi

  2. says:

    This is a true story about a journalist who lost his hand while covering the war and was subseuently rehabbed at Walter Reed the first civilian to have done this The book follows his journey as well as a few other soldiers who were at Walter Reed at the same time all of them new amputees I admit I got totally geeked out over the OT parts I guess saying I enjoyed this book would be a stretch since it isn't an enjoyable subject but I found th

  3. says:

    Amputees wandered in all day to pull up a chair at the crossroads of industry and medicine They came for repairs They came for fittings and batteries They came to watch technicians stoop over worn wooden benches file plaster casts program devices and fire propane torches Prosthetists were re creating a birthright in body parts

  4. says:

    These soliders are true American heroswe need support all amputees of this endless war on terror

  5. says:

    When Time magazine reporter Michael Weisskopf went to Ira to do a cover story on the US soldier as Time's Person of the Year for 2003 he came back with the story of a lifetime Problem is it wasn't the cover story It was a story that came from losing his right hand to a grenadereturnreturnAs the first reporter wounded in a war ever afforded the privilege of being treated at Walter Reed Army Medical Center Weisskopf was in a uniue position

  6. says:

    45 starsThis was an interesting memoirbiography about four men who lost limbs due to the war in Ira Author Weisskopf was a journalist temporarily in Ira when he received the injury that caused the loss of his right hand The other three men in the book were soldiers who around the same time but caught in different battles lost arms or legs A

  7. says:

    Must read book for every civilan to have a brief glimpse at what our wounded soliders endure for our freedoms I wo

  8. says:

    I borrowed this from the library to be part of my 'Vintage 57' reading challenge and was pleasantly surprised to find it interesting and very readable The author is a journalist who went to report on the American presence in Ira and while travelling with a group of soldiers lost his right hand to a grenadeThe book details his progress in Ward 57 the specialist ward for amputees and that of some of the soldiers he got to know ve

  9. says:

    An inside look at the aftermath psychologically emotionally spiritually and physically of soldiers who sacrificed life and limb in the war Interesting point of view from a US reporter who was imbedded in the war and injured while riding with soldiers He tells his story as well as others from injury through the

  10. says:

    This book is an in depth look into the lives of those soldiers and journalists who have been wounded at war Weisskopf brings a uniue perspective to his recovery at Walter Reed Medical Center being the first non military person to be treated there This book is a great read regardless of your opinion of the war