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Mountains Beyond Mountains

The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, A Man Who Would Cure the World
Kidder, Tracy (Book - 2013 )
Mountains Beyond Mountains

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Tracy Kidder's critically acclaimed adult nonfiction work, Mountains Beyond Mountains has been adapted for young people by Michael French. In this young adult edition, readers are introduced to Dr. Paul Farmer, a Harvard-educated doctor with a self-proclaimed mission to transform healthcare on a global scale. Farmer focuses his attention on some of the world's most impoverished people and uses unconventional ways in which to provide healthcare, to achieve real results and save lives. From the Hardcover edition.
Authors: Kidder, Tracy
Title: Mountains beyond mountains
the quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a man who would cure the world
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, c2013.
Edition: 1st ed.
Characteristics: 272 p. ;,22 cm.
Audience: 12 and up.
Additional Contributors: French, Michael - 1944-
ISBN: 0375990992
Statement of Responsibility: by Tracy Kidder ; adapted for young people by Michael French
Subject Headings: Right to health. Poor Medical care. Missionaries, Medical Biography. Physicians Biography. Farmer, Paul, 1959- Human rights Juvenile literature. Right to health Juvenile literature. Poor Medical care Juvenile literature. Missionaries, Medical Biography Juvenile literature. Physicians Biography Juvenile literature. Farmer, Paul, 1959- Juvenile literature.
Topical Term: Right to health.
Missionaries, Medical
Human rights
Right to health
Missionaries, Medical
LCCN: 2012024905
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