skip to content
Bloodletting & miraculous cures Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Bloodletting & miraculous cures

Author: Vincent Lam
Publisher: New York : Weinstein Books, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Twelve interwoven stories follow the lives of a group of young doctors as they make their way from medical school to the world of emergency rooms, evacuation missions, and research into new viruses, dealing with challenges and moral dilemmas along the way.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Short stories
Fiction
Medical novels
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lam, Vincent.
Bloodletting & miraculous cures.
New York : Weinstein Books, ©2007
(OCoLC)989692499
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vincent Lam
ISBN: 9781602860001 1602860009 9781602860568 1602860564
OCLC Number: 164865457
Notes: "Stories"--Page [1] cover jacket.
Awards: Runner-up for IndieFab awards (Short Stories) 2007
Commended for Story Prize (Fiction Collection) 2007
Description: 353 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: How to get into medical school, part I --
Take all of Murphy --
How to get into medical school, part II --
Code clock --
A long migration --
Winston --
Eli --
Afterwards --
An insistent tide --
Night flight --
Contact tracing --
Before light.
Other Titles: Bloodletting and miraculous cures
Responsibility: Vincent Lam.

Abstract:

Following four young medical students and physicians, this debut collection of 12 interwoven short stories from 2006 Scotiabank Giller Prize-winner Lam is a riveting, eye-opening account of what it  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

" [A] compelling first book of fiction. ... It adds up to a running start at a high-voltage literary career." -- "Toronto Star" " Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures radiates the confidence you expect Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (1)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/164865457> # Bloodletting & miraculous cures
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "164865457" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/50133953#Topic/medical_students> ; # Medical students
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/50133953#Topic/emergency_physicians> ; # Emergency physicians
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/50133953#Topic/students_medical> ; # Students, Medical
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.6/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85042757> ; # Emergency physicians
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/50133953#Topic/physicians> ; # Physicians
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/50133953#Topic/education_medical> ; # Education, Medical
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/50133953#Topic/short_stories_canadian> ; # Short stories, Canadian
    schema:alternateName "Bloodletting and miraculous cures" ;
    schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2007" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/120031418> ; # Vincent Lam
    schema:datePublished "2007" ;
    schema:description "Twelve interwoven stories follow the lives of a group of young doctors as they make their way from medical school to the world of emergency rooms, evacuation missions, and research into new viruses, dealing with challenges and moral dilemmas along the way."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/50133953> ;
    schema:genre "Psychological fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Medical novels"@en ;
    schema:genre "Short stories"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/989692499> ;
    schema:name "Bloodletting & miraculous cures"@en ;
    schema:productID "164865457" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/164865457#PublicationEvent/new_york_weinstein_books_2007> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/50133953#Agent/weinstein_books> ; # Weinstein Books
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781602860001> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781602860568> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/164865457> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/50133953#Agent/weinstein_books> # Weinstein Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Weinstein Books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/50133953#Topic/education_medical> # Education, Medical
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Education, Medical"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/50133953#Topic/emergency_physicians> # Emergency physicians
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Emergency physicians"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/50133953#Topic/short_stories_canadian> # Short stories, Canadian
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Short stories, Canadian"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/50133953#Topic/students_medical> # Students, Medical
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Students, Medical"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85042757> # Emergency physicians
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Emergency physicians"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/120031418> # Vincent Lam
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Lam" ;
    schema:givenName "Vincent" ;
    schema:name "Vincent Lam" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781602860001>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1602860009" ;
    schema:isbn "9781602860001" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781602860568>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1602860564" ;
    schema:isbn "9781602860568" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/989692499>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Bloodletting & miraculous cures." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/164865457> ; # Bloodletting & miraculous cures
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.