The Courtship of Two Doctors - A 1930s Love Story of Letters, Hope & Healing

Item Number: 94586

Catalog Code: 9780975376645

Product Details
Author: 
ISBN: 
ISBN-13: 
Pages: 
H x W x D: 
Manufacturer: 
Date: 

0975376640
9780975376645
384
9"  (22.8 cm) x 6"  (15.2 cm) x 0"  More Little Dove Press Gifts
2012

Purchase Information

Your Price: $19.95

Format:      Paperback   

Select Qty: 

Back order now. Ships within 7-10 Business Days

More Options

Add To My:








 Our Description

The Courtship of Two Doctors
A 1930s Love Story of Letters, Hope & Healing
Martha Holoubek Fitzgerald


From a private collection of nearly 800 courtship letters, the daughter of two remarkable physicians has crafted a timeless valentine to long-lasting love and the healing profession. Senior medical students from New Orleans and Omaha meet in 1937 and begin a two-year correspondence across 1,100 miles. They set their sights on a return to Mayo Clinic, the medical mecca where they found each other and danced to the haunting Harbor Lights. Grave illness and career setbacks shake their confidence, but the two decide to face an uncertain future together, trusting in each other and the relationship they built letter by letter. The Courtship of Two Doctors recreates the medical era before antibiotics, when health workers were at risk of serious infection, and vividly illustrates the 1930s social barriers challenging two-career marriages.


Other Styles and Formats:

Related Items

  1. St. Valentine of Rome Medium 14kt Gold Medal
    (3/4 inch X 1/2 inch)

  2. St. Valentine of Rome Medium Sterling Silver Medal
    (3/4 inch X 1/2 inch)

  3. Sex Au Naturel
    (What It Is and Why It's Good for Your Marriage)

  4. A Case for Chastity
    (The Way to Real Love and True Freedom for Catholic Teens)

  5. St. Valentine of Rome Large Gold Filled Medal
    (1in. x 3/4in.)

Show All


A Tiber River reviewer hasn't written a review for this book yet.
Sign up as a Tiber River reviewer and see your review here!
(Apart from fame, you can also can get free stuff and gift certificates.)

 
 
Gift Finder Favorites