My own Country: A Doctor'S Story [Audiobook] download free by Abraham Verghese

My own Country: A Doctor'S Story Audiobook download free by Abraham Verghese
  • Listen audiobook: My own Country: A Doctor'S Story
  • Author: Abraham Verghese
  • Release date: 1995/9/28
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Society and Social Sciences
  • ISBN: 9780679752929
  • Rating: 7.19 of 10
  • Votes: 476
  • Review by: Trenton Bess
  • Review rating: 9.76 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/4
  • Duration: 5H17M55S in 256 kbps (86.4 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-08-31
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: WAV, MPEG4, FLAC, MOD, AIFF, MP3, WMA (compression TZO, 7-ZIP, ZIP, RAR, IMG)
  • Total pages original book: 432
  • Includes a PDF summary of 49 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 35M51S (9.8 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: By the bestselling author of Cutting for Stone, a story of medicine in the American heartland, and confronting one's deepest prejudices and fears. Nestled in the Smoky Mountains of eastern Tennessee, the town of Johnson City had always seemed exempt from the anxieties of modern American life. But when the local hospital treated its first AIDS patient, a crisis that had once seemed an 'urban problem' had arrived in the town to stay. Working in Johnson City was Abraham Verghese, a young Indian doctor specializing in infectious diseases. Dr. Verghese became by necessity the local AIDS expert, soon besieged by a shocking number of male and female patients whose stories came to occupy his mind, and even take over his life. Verghese brought a singular perspective to Johnson City: as a doctor unique in his abilities; as an outsider who could talk to people suspicious of local practitioners; above all, as a writer of grace and compassion who saw that what was happening in this conservative community was both a medical and a spiritual emergency.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Medical Profession, Memoirs, Sociology & Anthropology, Popular Medicine & Health, Biography: Science, Technology & Engineering, Illness & Addiction: Social Aspects
  • Download servers: Mediafire, Wuala, Hotfile, BitShare, FreakShare. Compressed in TZO, 7-ZIP, ZIP, RAR, IMG
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 17.27 USD
  • Dimensions: 140x203x27.94mm
  • Weight: 340g
  • Printed by: Vintage Books
  • Published in: New York, United States

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