• Charity

  • The Heroic and Heartbreaking Story of Charity Hospital in Hurricane Katrina
  • By: Jim Carrier
  • Narrated by: Jim Carrier
  • Length: 2 hrs and 48 mins
  • 3.9 out of 5 stars (9 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

First went the power. Then came the water, and for five days, the country’s oldest hospital was under siege. The never-before-told story of the heroic doctors, nurses, and patients who fought to survive Hurricane Katrina at Charity Hospital in New Orleans. The story traces a remarkable five-day transformation of an infirm institution, caught in a sea of death and indifference, into an island of care and tenderness.

©2015 Jim Carrier (P)2021 Jim Carrier

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Chapter 8 repeats 3 times. Annoying.

It's fine except for chapter 8 and the pronunciation of names. I almost stopped after chapter 8

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  • 01-26-22

Extraordinary story of courage and heart.

Powerful and evocative prose. Uplifting selfless humanity. Reading pace a bit too fast .

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