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Author Sherman, David M., author.

Title That sheep may safely graze : rebuilding animal health care in war-torn Afghanistan / David M. Sherman
Published West Lafayette, Indiana : Purdue University Press, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource (326 pages)
Series New Directions in the Human-Animal Bond
New directions in the human-animal bond.
Contents Cover; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Foreword; Introduction; Abbreviations; 1. Go See the Warlord; 2. Unexpected Destination; 3. Negotiating with the Taliban; 4. USAID Comes Back to Afghanistan; 5. Going to Kabul; 6. Introductions; 7. Dinner Conversations; 8. Starting Up the RAMP; 9. Reality Check; 10. Veterinarians in Name Only; 11. Street Life; 12. Unexpected Adventures at the Ministry of Planning; 13. Hiring Dr. Nasseri; 14. Veterinary Scavenger Hunt; 15. Off to the Zoo; 16. Ramping Up; 17. Aerial View; 18. Samaruddin; 19. Growing Pains; 20. Cold Chain; 21. Progress Report
22. At Home in Kabul23. The Graduates; 24. Life at the Office; 25. A Raft of Problems; 26. The French Connection; 27. On Target; 28. A Paravet in Parliament; 29. Torah! Torah! Torah!; 30. Sliding Down the RAMP; 31. Goodbye RAMP, Hello ASAP; 32. Hints of Trouble to Come; 33. The Ambassador; 34. Sorrow in September; 35. First Annual Convention; 36. Front Row Seat; 37. Return to Kabul; 38. Dr. Noor Jahan; 39. Jinns; 40. Bombproofing; 41. No Dairy Farmers Here; 42. Who Are You Again?; 43. Too Close for Comfort; 44. Afghanization; 45. Ahmad Nasir's Cow; 46. ASAP Claptrap
47. A Civil Military Affair48. Hostile Takeover Attempt; 49. Good Dollars, Bad Dollars; 50. Letting Go; 51. Encounter in Tiangi Pass; 52. Yankees Cap; 53. Teamwork; 54. What Were They Thinking?; 55. Return; 56. Dreams Deferred; 57. Coming Full Circle; Epilogue: Lessons Learned and Applied; Acknowledgments; Bibliography; Notes; Index; About the Author
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on April 15, 2019)
Subject Armed Conflicts.
Veterinary Medicine.
Animal Welfare.
Medically Underserved Area.
Relief Work.
Veterinary medicine -- Afghanistan
MEDICAL / Veterinary Medicine / General
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- Animal Husbandry.
Veterinary medicine.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1612495761