This is also the story of the personal relationship between my new bride and me as we learn to cope with being away from family, making new friends in a community foreign to us, and being Jewish in an area of the country with few Jews and a history of anti-Semitism. The story is complicated by the strained relationship between the veterinarian I work for and his wife and her family.
|Publisher:||A. V. Harrison Publishing|
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About the Author
Dr. Gross' expertise is in cardiovascular physiology. He is a Fellow of the Cardiovascular Section of the American Physiological Society and has published over ninety papers in refereed scientific journals and over a hundred abstracts in proceedings of scientific meetings. He co-edited three multi-authored textbooks and his single author text, "Animal Models in Cardiovascular Research", can be found in most medical libraries. The completely revised third edition of this text was released by Springer in July of 2009. Since retirement Dr. Gross has been busy writing both fiction and non-fiction.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Animals Don’t Blush takes the reader on an enjoyable, eye-opening journey through the ups and downs of a first-year veterinarian in Montana. In accessible, often hilarious language, author David Gross shares a variety of different anecdotes highlighting his rather entertaining experiences as the primary caregiver for a wide cross section of four-legged patients. Throughout the pages of Animals Don’t Blush, Gross’ considerable expertise shines through, as well as the deep-rooted compassion he has for both animals and their owners. Informative without being pedantic, and amusing without being pandering, this page-turning tome is sure to please more than just the animal lovers amongst us. A highly satisfying literary treat from a truly gifted storyteller. Grace Wilson Apex Reviews
Dr. Gross obviously loved his career as a Vet as well as seeing the humor in it. His love for his wife comes through also. I was so into this book that I finished the electronic download before my printed copy arrived.