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Besieged: A Doctor's Story of Life and Death in Beirut - GIANNOU, Dr. Chris

Bloomsbury, 1991, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good+ - in Very Good+ DJ. Very slightly ruffled edges of DJ otherwise a very well presented copy.

From October 1985 until January 1988, warring factions using everything from heavy artillery to sniper fire pounded the tiny Palestinian refugee camp in West Beirut known as Shatila. Dr Chris Giannou, a Canadian surgeon, was there amidst the boold, the horror and the senseless waste of the seige. Somehow he, another doctor and a handful of nurses maintained a hosptial under the rubble. This is his unforgettable story. 254pp. Bibliography. Size: 8vo Medium (8" x 5½" approx.)

£Now with a new owner.