The Resource Mountains beyond mountains, Tracy Kidder

Mountains beyond mountains, Tracy Kidder

Label
Mountains beyond mountains
Title
Mountains beyond mountains
Statement of responsibility
Tracy Kidder
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the true story of a gifted man who loves the world and has set out to do all he can to cure it. In medical school, Paul Farmer found his life?s calling: to cure infectious diseases and to bring the lifesaving tools of modern medicine to those who need them most. At the heart of this book is the example of a life based on hope and on an understanding of the truth of the Haitian proverb zآ٠yَُل ٍُuَtفىَs tو٠ْ٠فْ٠ٍُuَtفىَs؟ ؟ فs yُu sٌُv٠َُ٠ُِْقٌ٠ٍ, فَُtو٠ْ ُِْقٌ٠ٍ ِْ٠s٠َts ىts٠ٌن, فَل sُ yُu هُ َُ فَل tْy tُ sٌُv٠tوفt َُ٠tُُ
Summary
Traces the efforts of Dr. Paul Farmer to transform healthcare on a global scale, documenting his visits to some of the world's most impoverished regions and the unconventional methods that enabled him to improve and save lives
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10174334
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Kidder, Tracy
Dewey number
610.92
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1120
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 10
Nature of contents
bibliography
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French, Michael
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True
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  • Farmer, Paul
  • Physicians
  • Missionaries, Medical
  • Poor
  • Right to health care
Target audience
adolescent
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the quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a man who would cure the world
Label
Mountains beyond mountains, Tracy Kidder
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Cover sub title: from Harvard to Haiti: the remarkable story of one man's mission to cure the world
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-327)
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
327 p.
Isbn
9781846684319
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781846684319
  • (OCoLC)665138364
Label
Mountains beyond mountains, Tracy Kidder
Publication
Note
Cover sub title: from Harvard to Haiti: the remarkable story of one man's mission to cure the world
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-327)
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
327 p.
Isbn
9781846684319
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781846684319
  • (OCoLC)665138364

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