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The Resource Cutting for stone : a novel, Abraham Verghese

Cutting for stone : a novel, Abraham Verghese

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Cutting for stone : a novel
Title
Cutting for stone
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Abraham Verghese
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Marion and Shiva Stone are twin brothers born of a secret union between a beautiful Indian nun and a brash British surgeon at a mission hospital in Addis Ababa. Orphaned by their mother's death in childbirth and their father's disappearance, bound together by a preternatural connection and a shared fascination with medicine, the twins come of age as Ethiopia hovers on the brink of revolution. Yet it will be love, not politics -- their passion for the same woman -- that will tear them apart and force Marion, fresh out of medical school, to flee his homeland. He 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
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Cutting for stone : a novel, Abraham Verghese
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=3CE45702-9DE8-4F47-A14F-6038842ECCA4
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Publication
Note
  • Description based on print version record
  • B001NLKV7C (Amazon Standard Identification Number (ASIN))
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
4ocm41329648
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (541 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307271341
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
3ce45702-9de8-4f47-a14f-6038842ecca4
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Cutting for stone : a novel, Abraham Verghese
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=3CE45702-9DE8-4F47-A14F-6038842ECCA4
Publication
Note
  • Description based on print version record
  • B001NLKV7C (Amazon Standard Identification Number (ASIN))
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
4ocm41329648
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (541 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307271341
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
3ce45702-9de8-4f47-a14f-6038842ecca4
Specific material designation
remote

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