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Cutting for stone : a novel

Author: A Verghese
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2010, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage books edView all editions and formats
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Twin brothers born from a secret love affair between an Indian nun and a British surgeon in Addis Ababa, Marion and Shiva Stone come of age in Ethiopia, where their love for the same woman drives them apart.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A Verghese
ISBN: 9780375714368 0375714367
OCLC Number: 502676860
Awards: Indies Choice Book of the Year Award: Adult fiction, 2010.
Description: 667 pages : maps ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Abraham Verghese.

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Twin brothers born from a secret love affair between an Indian nun and a British surgeon in Addis Ababa, Marion and Shiva Stone come of age in Ethiopia, where their love for the same woman drives them apart.

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Donated by Sarkis Meterissian MD ‘85

I recommend this book since it captures very nicely the trials and tribulations of being a surgeon. But it also immerses...
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