Breaking ground : my life in medicine (Book, 2016) []
skip to content
Breaking ground : my life in medicine Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Breaking ground : my life in medicine

Author: Louis Wade Sullivan; David Chanoff; Andrew Young
Publisher: Athens, Georgia : University of Georgia Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

Tells the extraordinary life of Louis J. Sullivan. His life - from Morehouse to the White House and his ongoing work with medical students in South Africa - is the embodiment of the hopes and  Read more...


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

More like this

Find a copy in the library

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


Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Louis Wade Sullivan; Louis Wade Sullivan
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louis Wade Sullivan; David Chanoff; Andrew Young
ISBN: 0820349380 9780820349381 9780820346632 0820346632
OCLC Number: 921863956
Notes: "A Sarah Mills Hodge Fund Publication"--Title page verso.
Description: x, 254 pages : 24 pages of black and white plates ; 23 cm
Contents: Chapter 1 Blakely, Georgia 1 --
Chapter 2 Morehouse College 21 --
Chapter 3 Medical Student 35 --
Chapter 4 Kamikaze School of Medicine 51 --
Chapter 5 Professor 65 --
Chapter 6 An Offer 82 --
Chapter 7 Founding Dean 97 --
Chapter 8 Morehouse School of Medicine 117 --
Chapter 9 President Bush Calls 137 --
Chapter 10 Mr. Secretary 152 --
Chapter 11 Reforming Health Care 174 --
Chapter 12 Morehouse, a Model Black Institution 192 --
Chapter 13 Missing Persons 209.
Responsibility: Dr. Louis W. Sullivan with David Chanoff ; foreword by Ambassador Andrew Young.


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Louis Sullivan's autobiography, Breaking Ground, offers a valuable account of his professional achievements and a worthwhile look into the pitfalls facing black doctors and health care reformers in Read more...

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


Be the first.
Confirm this request

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

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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