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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Autobiographical.

Statementby Evans W. Cottman with Wyatt Blassingame. Line drawings by Guy Fleming.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsR476.C75 A3
The Physical Object
Pagination248 p.
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5878251M
LC Control Number63008607
OCLC/WorldCa1369031

Cottman, Evans W., and Wyatt Blassingame Out Island doctor, New York, Dutton. Autobiography of Cottman, who is an American science teacher turned physician. Informal account gives some ethnographic data on topics from fishing technology to theories of health and illness. Primarily concerned with the Abaco region. Google ScholarAuthor: Alan G. LaFlamme. The book “Out Island Doctor”, by Evans Cottman is a terrific nonfiction account of the rural nature of the Abacos in the ’s, and truth be told; things haven’t really changed much as to the regularity and availability of doctors.


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Out-island doctor by Evans W Cottman () guest reviewed by Rebecca Buckley. Rating: Drawn initially to the book through a family connection with Abaco, an out-island in the Bahamas, for my parents married there, and my grandfather, like Evans W Cottman, was a doctor, and practised there for a few years in the mid ’s.

Out Island Doctor, by Evans W. Cottman. A biography of a middle-aged man who left a small Midwest town who moved to The Bahamas to start a new life in the ’s. The story is based in The Abacos and depicts the oftentimes humorous accounts of island life with an inside perspective on the culture and language of islanders.

Great for people who have traveled in the Bahamas. Non fiction, story of a high school math teacher, bored with his life who heads to the Bahamas in early s or 40 s At that time you could become an out island doctor without credentials Fascinating to read all this man did for the out islands of the Bahamas, the services he offered, sacrifices he made and nearly lost his own life Really Author: Evans W.

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