A Falkland Islands Story a Doctor on Horseback

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Lulu.com, Jul 1, 2007 - Biography & Autobiography - 124 pages
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Dr Hopwood tells how as a newly qualified and newly married doctor in 1944 he becomes a Medical Officer in the Falklands Islands. There were then no roads or even tracks outside Port Stanley. On the West Falklands the tenderfoot doctor has to learn to ride as well as make the most of his limited medical knowledge. This story records what happens over the next three years
 

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Contents

FIRST APPOINTMENT
1
AT SEA
7
ARRIVAL
19
THE POST MORTEM
27
PORT STANLEY
38
THE NORTH CAMP
45
FOX BAY
56
A LONG RIDE
66
WHOOPING COUGH AND WILD LIFE
73
TWO DEATHS
85
PORT STANLEY AGAIN
97
THE STRAITS OF MAGELLAN
105
RETURN
109
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