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The Resource The leading edge : innovation, technology and people in Australia's Flying Doctor Service, Dr Stephen Langford

The leading edge : innovation, technology and people in Australia's Flying Doctor Service, Dr Stephen Langford

Label
The leading edge : innovation, technology and people in Australia's Flying Doctor Service
Title
The leading edge
Title remainder
innovation, technology and people in Australia's Flying Doctor Service
Statement of responsibility
Dr Stephen Langford
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The advent of the Royal Flying Doctor Service in the 1930s was a testimony to Australian innovation and ingenuity. Much as been written about the early history of this iconic organisation, adapting aircraft and pedal radios to meet the needs of people in vast remote areas. In this book, Dr Stephen Langford, the Service's longest serving medico, provides a compelling account of the Service since the late 1970s. Langford's history emphasises the technology and innovation that has enabled the RFDS to remain at the forefront of aeromedical care
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1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Langford, Stephen
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia
  • Transport of sick and wounded
  • Medical care
Target audience
adult
Label
The leading edge : innovation, technology and people in Australia's Flying Doctor Service, Dr Stephen Langford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 413 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781742588148
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Other physical details
colour illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a145752
  • (Sirsi) a145752
Label
The leading edge : innovation, technology and people in Australia's Flying Doctor Service, Dr Stephen Langford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 413 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781742588148
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Other physical details
colour illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a145752
  • (Sirsi) a145752

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