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The Resource My own country : a doctor's story, Abraham Verghese

My own country : a doctor's story, Abraham Verghese

Label
My own country : a doctor's story
Title
My own country
Title remainder
a doctor's story
Statement of responsibility
Abraham Verghese
Title variation
My own country
Title variation remainder
a doctors story of a town and its people in the age of AIDS
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young doctor of eastern Tennessee describes the town's first introduction to the AIDS virus, which preceded a disturbing epidemic and introduced the doctor to many unique people
Summary
A doctor who works with people with AIDS daily offers a look at the impact of AIDS on a small Tennessee town, as townspeople respond to the disease's presence
Tone
Writing style
Award
Lambda Literary Award for Biography/Autobiography, 1994.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
198050
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.1/969792/00976897
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA644.A25
LC item number
V47 1995
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a doctor's story of a town and its people in the age of AIDS
Label
My own country : a doctor's story, Abraham Verghese
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Simon & Schuster, c1994
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20228796
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
432 pages
Isbn
9781442096004
Lccn
94023500
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(DLC)BK0008729314
Label
My own country : a doctor's story, Abraham Verghese
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Simon & Schuster, c1994
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20228796
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
432 pages
Isbn
9781442096004
Lccn
94023500
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(DLC)BK0008729314

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