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Published February, 2018
By Daniel M. Davis
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Published November, 2017
By Kevin Fong
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The author flies with the Helicopter Emergency Medical Service, making split-second, life-or-death decisions in the most extreme circumstances. In this title, he confronts a disturbing truth: sometimes even the best trained expert does not know the right thing to do.

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Published November, 2017
By Kevin Fong
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Professor Kevin Fong flies with the Helicopter Emergency Medical Service, making split-second, life-or-death decisions in the most extreme circumstances. In this blend of memoir and reportage, he confronts a disturbing truth: sometimes even the best trained expert cannot know the right thing to do.

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Published July, 2017
By Philip Caputo
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In March 1965, Marine Lieutenant Philip J Caputo landed in Danang with the first ground combat unit committed to fight in Vietnam. Sixteen months later, having served on the line in one of modern history's ugliest wars, he returned home - physically whole, emotionally wasted, his youthful idealism shattered. This book tells his story.

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Published June, 2017
By Thomas Morris
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For thousands of years the human heart remained the deepest of mysteries; both home to the soul and an organ too complex to touch, let alone operate on. The following decades saw the mysteries of the heart exposed. In eleven landmark operations, the author shows us the heart's inner workings and failings.

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Published May, 2017
By Thomas Morris
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Tells us stories of triumph, reckless bravery, and the trail-blazing 'Blue baby' procedure that transformed wheezing infants into pink, healthy children. This book gives us a view over the surgeon's shoulder, showing us the heart's inner working and failing. It also describes both a human story and a history of risk-taking.

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Published May, 2017
By Robert M. Sapolsky
Publisher: The Bodley Head Ltd
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Why do we do what we do? This book is at once a tour and a majestic synthesis of the whole science of human behaviour. Brought to life through engaging stories, it offers the fullest picture yet of the origins of tribalism and xenophobia, hierarchy and competition, morality and free will, war and peace.

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Published February, 2016
By Paul Kalanithi
Publisher: The Bodley Head Ltd
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What makes life worth living in the face of death? What do you do when when life is catastrophically interrupted? What does it mean to have a child as your own life fades away? This book is a reflection on facing our mortality and on the relationship between doctor and patient, from a gifted writer who became both.

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Published May, 2015
By David Quammen
Publisher: The Bodley Head Ltd
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Tells the story of AIDS - how it originated with a virus in a chimpanzee, jumped to one human and infected more than 60 million people. This book includes research reports that has revealed dark surprises and yielded a radically new scenario of how AIDS began and spread.

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Published October, 2014
By David Quammen
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In 1976 a deadly virus emerged from the Congo forest. As swiftly as it came, it disappeared, leaving no trace. The search is on to find Ebola's elusive host animal. And until we find it, Ebola will continue to strike. In this book, the author tells the story of Ebola, its past, present and its unknowable future.

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