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Cutting for stone : a novel

Author: A Verghese
Publisher: Toronto : Vintage Canada, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Marion, fresh out of medical school, flees Ethiopia and makes his way to America, finding refuge in his work as an intern at an underfunded, overcrowded New York City hospital. When the past catches up to him--nearly destroying him--Marion must entrust his life to the two men he thought he trusted least in the world: the surgeon father who abandoned him and the brother who betrayed him.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A Verghese
ISBN: 9780307357786 0307357783 9780375714368 0375714367
OCLC Number: 436336361
Description: 667 pages : maps ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Abraham Verghese.

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Marion, fresh out of medical school, flees Ethiopia and makes his way to America, finding refuge in his work as an intern at an underfunded, overcrowded New York City hospital. When the past catches up to him--nearly destroying him--Marion must entrust his life to the two men he thought he trusted least in the world: the surgeon father who abandoned him and the brother who betrayed him.

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