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An imperfect offering : dispatches from the medical frontline

Author: James Orbinski
Publisher: London : Random House, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In An Imperfect Offering, he tells his own extraordinary story of being a doctor, but also discusses the nature of humanitarian action today and our responsibilities as citizens of the world. His  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Orbinski
ISBN: 0385660693 9780385660693 9781846041013 1846041015
OCLC Number: 847255356
Notes: The title "An imperfect offering : humanitarian action in the twenty-first century", to be published in 2009 with isbn 9780385660693 is the paperback edition of this title.
Description: xi, 431 pages : illustrations
Responsibility: James Orbinski.

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