Download PDF by Craig Jurisevic: Blood on my Hands: a surgeon at war

By Craig Jurisevic

ISBN-10: 0980757002

ISBN-13: 9780980757002

ISBN-10: 1459677935

ISBN-13: 9781459677937

The yr is 1999, and for the 1st time because international conflict II, Europe is witnessing scenes of mass homicide. The forces of Serbian strongman Slobodan Milosevic have swept into Kosovo at the Balkan Peninsula leaving a path of demise and heartbreak. Scenes of Milosevic’s ‘ethnic detoxing’ play out on tv displays around the world; haunted figures huddled in the back of barbed twine fences, our bodies heaped in ditches. Adelaide medical professional Craig Jurisevic remembers his grandfather’s ordeal in a Nazi focus camp and resolves to honour his reminiscence via providing his talents as a health professional to the sufferers of the clash. Leaving his spouse and son in Adelaide, Jurisevic flies to the Balkans lower than the auspices of the foreign clinical Corps. even though no stranger to the battlefield, he's appalled on the unprecedented savagery of the Kosovo warfare. Jurisevic’s choice to place his talents to the very best use leads him nearer and towards the frontline, and deeper into probability. Sickened via scenes of homicide and bloodbath, he units apart his non-partisan prestige and joins forces with the Kosovo Liberation military, working at the injured on the entrance and major night-time missions in the back of the traces to retrieve injured Kosovar villagers. suffering to take care of his ethical bearings, Jurisevic’s trip from Adelaide to the hell of Kosovo has turn into a descent into the center of darkness. Blood on My palms tells a narrative of bad pain, of amazing heroism, and of the savagery that lies coiled within the human heart.

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