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Taking heart

Author: A C Greene
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers a firsthand account of the author's heart transplant operation, describing his feelings about the procedure and discussing recent medical innovations, the history of transplant surgery, and the politics of finding organ donors.
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Genre/Form: Personal Narratives
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Greene, A.C., 1923-
Taking heart.
New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1990
(OCoLC)690997376
Named Person: A C Greene; A C Greene
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A C Greene
ISBN: 0671683926 9780671683924
OCLC Number: 21229155
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 222 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: A.C. Greene.

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A.C. Greene leads us on a remarkable journey inside the operating room, inside his own body--and inside his heart and soul--in the inspiring medical and personal story of his heart transplant  Read more...

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