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Mountains Beyond Mountains
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Tracy Kidder
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-09-09 - Publisher: Random House

“[A] masterpiece . . . an astonishing book that will leave you questioning your own life and political views . . . Kidder opens a window into Farmer’s soul, letting the reader peek in and see what truly makes the good doctor tick.”—Nicholas Thomas, USA Today In medical school, Paul
Mountains Beyond Mountains (Adapted for Young People)
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Tracy Kidder, Michael French
Categories: Young Adult Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-09 - Publisher: Delacorte Press

Tracy Kidder's critically acclaimed adult nonfiction work, Mountains Beyond Mountains has been adapted for young people by Michael French. In this young adult edition, readers are introduced to Dr. Paul Farmer, a Harvard-educated doctor with a self-proclaimed mission to transform healthcare on a global scale. Farmer focuses his attention on
Mountains Beyond Mountains
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Tracy Kidder
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-15 - Publisher: Profile Books

Profound and powerful, Mountains Beyond Mountains takes us from Harvard to Haiti, Peru, Cuba and Russia, as the charismatic but flawed genius Dr Paul Farmer challenges widely-held preconceptions about poverty and healthcare. As a medical student, Farmer found his life's calling: to cure infectious diseases and to bring the lifesaving
Quicklet on Tracy Kidder's Mountains Beyond Mountains
Language: en
Pages: 26
Authors: Vivian Wagner
Categories: Study Aids
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-04 - Publisher: Hyperink Inc

ABOUT THE BOOK I first heard of Partners in Health, the organization founded by Dr. Paul Farmer, after the catastrophic earthquake in Haiti in January, 2010. I was impressed by this organization and its commitment to the long-term welfare of the people of Haiti, and I sent in an online
Mountains Beyond Mountains
Language: en
Pages: 317
Authors: Tracy Kidder
Categories: Human rights
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:

This powerful and inspiring new book shows how one person can make a difference, as Kidder tells the true story of a gifted man who is in love with the world and has set out to do all he can to cure it. At the center of Mountains Beyond Mountains