I’d even say it’s more like a sedan chair… This kind of stretcher was probably used for lightly wounded soldiers. I don’t know if it was an efficient one; I think that the total length of such system allowed a better transportation of the soldier in the trenchs. 16 more words
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Autobiographical account of the Armenian genocide.
American medicine up until the twentieth century was an unmitigated disaster. Or so argues (quite convincingly) John Barry in his fascinating book, The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History… 418 more words