Doc Susie: the true story of a country physician in the Colorado Rockies

Front Cover
Manifest Publications, 1991 - Biography & Autobiography - 224 pages
7 Reviews
The bestselling true story of a woman doctor at the turn of the century and her triumph over prejudice, poverty, and even her own illness. When she arrived in Colorado in 1907, Dr. Susan Anderson had a broken heart and a bad case of tuberculosis. But she stayed to heal the sick, tend to the dying, fight the exploitative railway management, and live a colorful, rewarding life.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
3
4 stars
3
3 stars
1
2 stars
0
1 star
0

Review: Doc Susie: The True Story of a Country Physician in the Colorado Rockies

User Review  - Elaina - Goodreads

I read this many years ago when I was on vacation in Colorado. I remember it being a pretty good read I think. Read full review

Review: Doc Susie: The True Story of a Country Physician in the Colorado Rockies

User Review  - Linda - Goodreads

Very well written book not only of a female doctor who settles in Fraser due to her tuberculosis, but also about the railroad from Denver to the western slope. The Moffat Tunnel is being built during ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
17
Section 3
41
Copyright

13 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

Bibliographic information