Elaine Harvey

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Elaine Harvey is a nurse, a writer and a traveler. A diverse career and her adventurous spirit have taken her to remote regions of the world. Experiences in the deserts of Africa and refugee camps in Asia mark her world view. She has lived on five continents and has worked on four.

Encounters on the Front Line, Cambodia: A Memoir is Elaine's first book of creative non-fiction.
Synopsis: In 1980 Elaine Harvey worked for the International Red Cross in the Cambodian refugee camps after the fall of the brutal Khmer Rouge regime. "I was not a victim of war, poverty, or starvation, but I was a witness. As a witness, I came to understand that front lines test how far we will go, how much we will give and how deep we will travel." This life-transfo
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