Working Stiff

Written By Judy Melinek, MD
Working Stiff
  • Publsiher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 16 June 2015
  • ISBN : 1476727260
  • Pages : 288 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 15 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Working Stiff written by Judy Melinek, MD which was release on 16 June 2015, this book published by Simon and Schuster. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: The fearless memoir of a young forensic pathologist's "rookie season" as a NYC medical examiner, and the cases -- hair-raising and heartbreaking and impossibly complex -- that shaped her as both a physician and a mother. Just two months before the September 11 terrorist attacks, Dr. Judy Melinek began her training as a New York City forensic pathologist. With her husband T.J. and their toddler Daniel holding down the home front, Judy threw herself into the fascinating world of death investigation -- performing autopsies, investigating death scenes, counseling grieving relatives. Working Stiff chronicles Judy's two years of training, taking readers behind the police tape of some of the most harrowing deaths in the Big Apple, including a firsthand account of the events of September 11, the subsequent anthrax bio-terrorism attack, and the disastrous crash of American Airlines flight 587. The body never lies -- and through the murders, accidents, and suicides that land on her table, Dr. Melinek lays bare the truth behind the glamorized depictions of autopsy work on shows like CSI and Law & Order to reveal the secret story of the real morgue.

Working Stiff

Working Stiff
  • Author : Judy Melinek, MD,T.J. Mitchell
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-06-16
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1476727260
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Summary : The fearless memoir of a young forensic pathologist's "rookie season" as a NYC medical examiner, and the cases -- hair-raising and heartbreaking and impossibly complex -- that shaped her as both a physician and a mother. Just two months before the September 11 terrorist attacks, Dr. Judy Melinek began her training ...

Working Stiff

Working Stiff
  • Author : Annelise Ryan
  • Publisher : Kensington Books
  • Release Date : 2010-08-01
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 1476727260
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Summary : In this hard-boiled mystery series opener, a former nurse becomes a coroner who winds up investigating her cheating ex-husband for murder. When Mattie Winston catches her husband Dr. David Winston receiving some very special loving care from R.N. Karen Owenby, she quits her job and moves out. Mattie’s ...

Working Stiff

Working Stiff
  • Author : Rachel Caine
  • Publisher : Allison & Busby
  • Release Date : 2011-10-31
  • Total pages : 480
  • ISBN : 1476727260
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Summary : It's a tough job but somebody's got to do it – dead or alive. Bryn Davis knows working at Fairview Mortuary isn't the most glamorous career choice, but at least it offers stable employment – until she discovers her bosses using a drug that resurrects the clientele. Now Bryn faces being terminated ... ...

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Working Stiff Fit
  • Author : Steve Mansfield
  • Publisher : Lulu Press, Inc
  • Release Date : 2019-04-11
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1476727260
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Summary : The ultimate fitness guide for the typical American lifestyle. Let's face it, most of us work 9 to 5 jobs, have a spouse, some kids, a house, some cars, some pets and so many more things that keep us busy. Yeah, we are Working Stiffs. How can working stiffs like us, with ...

Letters from a Working Stiff

Letters from a Working Stiff
  • Author : Thomas Raher
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2021-12-09
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1476727260
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Summary : Download or read online Letters from a Working Stiff written by Thomas Raher, published by Lulu.com which was released on . Get Letters from a Working Stiff Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

A Working Stiff s Manifesto

A Working Stiff s Manifesto
  • Author : Iain Levison
  • Publisher : Soho Press
  • Release Date : 2003-07-01
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 1476727260
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Summary : A “bracing, hilarious and dead on” account of a college graduate’s chronic underemployment (The New York Times Book Review). In ten years, Iain Levison has lived in six states and worked at forty-two jobs, from fish cutter in Alaska to furniture mover in North Carolina, film-set gopher, oil deliveryman, ...

Deep Enough

Deep Enough
  • Author : Frank A. Crampton
  • Publisher : University of Oklahoma Press
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 1476727260
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Summary : Of all the memoirs of the wild West, Frank Crampton’s autobiography of his youth in the mining camps ranks with the very best. Scion of a wealthy New York family, Crampton ran away from home in 1904 at the age of sixteen. Two bindle stiffs picked him up in a ...

Working Stiff

Working Stiff
  • Author : Rachel Caine
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2011-08-02
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 1476727260
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Summary : Bryn Davis was killed on the job after discovering her bosses were selling a drug designed to resurrect the dead. Now, revived by that same drug, she becomes an undead soldier in a corporate war to take down the very pharmaceutical company responsible for her new condition......

Working Stiffs

Working Stiffs
  • Author : Scott Bell
  • Publisher : Red Adept Publishing, LLC
  • Release Date : 2017-12-12
  • Total pages : 346
  • ISBN : 1476727260
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Summary : American Book Fest 2017 Science Fiction Finalist Joe Warren, an unemployed electrical engineer, has a terminally ill girlfriend and a bank account bumping rock bottom. Jobs are scarce in 2050, since nanotechnology has created the ability to animate the recently deceased, who are put to work performing menial labor at low wages. ...

Working Stiffs Union Maids Reds and Riffraff

Working Stiffs  Union Maids  Reds  and Riffraff
  • Author : Tom Zaniello
  • Publisher : Cornell University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-05-31
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 1476727260
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Summary : The revised and expanded edition of Working Stiffs, Union Maids, Reds, and Riffraff offers 350 titles compared to the original edition's 150. The new book is global in scope, with examples of labor films from around the world. Viewers can turn to this comprehensive, annotated guide for films about unions or labor ...

Working Stiffs

Working Stiffs
  • Author : Michael L. Carlebach
  • Publisher : Smithsonian Inst Scholarly Press
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 130
  • ISBN : 1476727260
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Summary : Working Stiffs explores the historical significance of the tintype, a cheap, fast, easy-to-make, practically indestructible type of photograph that became enormously popular among the working class in the late nineteenth century. This collection exhibits more than eighty examples of a specific kind of tintype: occupational portraits, photographs of working people ...

A Working Stiff s Manifesto

A Working Stiff s Manifesto
  • Author : Iain Levison
  • Publisher : Random House Trade Paperbacks
  • Release Date : 2003-04-08
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 1476727260
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Summary : All Iain Levison really wants is a steady paycheck, cable television, and the possibility of a date on Saturday night. But after blowing $40,000 on an English degree, he can’t find the first, can’t afford the second, and can’t even imagine what woman would consent to the third. ...

Man Against Work

Man Against Work
  • Author : Lloyd Zimpel
  • Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
  • Release Date : 1974
  • Total pages : 247
  • ISBN : 1476727260
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Summary : Download or read online Man Against Work written by Lloyd Zimpel, published by Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing which was released on 1974. Get Man Against Work Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Working Stiff Cookbook

The Working Stiff Cookbook
  • Author : Bob Sloan
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 1998-04
  • Total pages : 144
  • ISBN : 1476727260
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Summary : Designed for the person on the go, this cookbook contains quick and easy-to-make recipes for dinner, including rosemary chicken breast, Cajun monkfish, speedy tortellini, and eggs for dinner...

Working Stiff

Working Stiff
  • Author : Grant Stoddard
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2009-10-13
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 1476727260
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Summary : A twenty-two-year-old perennial virgin, Englishman Grant Stoddard didn't know what to do with his life in America—until he won an X-rated online contest, the prize being intercourse with an infamous married sex columnist. He consequently wound up delivering mail at Nerve.com but accidentally found his calling as a ...