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The match : complete strangers, a miracle face transplant, two lives transformed

Author: Susan Whitman Helfgot; William Novak
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover edView all editions and formats
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The story of how two wildly disparate lives come together in a dramatic and unusual transplant operation: the gift of a face.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: James Maki; Joseph Helfgot; James Maki; Joseph Helfgot
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Whitman Helfgot; William Novak
ISBN: 9781439195482 143919548X 9781439195512 143919551X
OCLC Number: 555638388
Description: 264 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Susan Whitman Helfgot ; with William Novak.

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Helfgot tells the story of how two wildly disparate lives come together in a dramatic and unusual transplant operation: the gift of a face.  Read more...

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"This book moves so fast you can't put it down. It treats all the characters with respect and subtlety as they make their difficult but inspiring decisions." --Lee Woodruff, co-author, with Bob Read more...

 
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