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Answering 911 : life in the hot seat, Caroline Burau

Label
Answering 911 : life in the hot seat
Title
Answering 911
Title remainder
life in the hot seat
Statement of responsibility
Caroline Burau
Title variation
Answering nine-one-one
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What is it like to be on the receiving end of desperate calls for help . . . every day? A former newspaper reporter and nursing student who couldn<U+2019>t stand the sight of blood, takes a job as an emergency dispatcher in White Bear lake, Minnesota, because she likes helping people. But on-the-job training at the comm center proves to be more than she bargained for. As she adjusts to a daily life of catastrophe and comedy, domestics and drunks, cops and robbers, junk food and sarcasm, lost cats and suicides, she discovers that crisis can become routine, that coworkers can be mean<U+2014>that she must continue to care and, at times, learn how to let go
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burau, Caroline
Dewey number
  • 384.6/4
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV7911.B85
LC item number
A3 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Burau, Caroline
  • Assistance in emergencies
  • Police dispatchers
  • Telephone
Label
Answering 911 : life in the hot seat, Caroline Burau
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
206 p.
Isbn
9780873515696
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006009896
System control number
ocm65205054
Label
Answering 911 : life in the hot seat, Caroline Burau
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
206 p.
Isbn
9780873515696
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006009896
System control number
ocm65205054

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