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Mountains beyond mountains: the quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a man who would cure the world

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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 some of the world's most impoverished people and uses unconventional ways in which to provide healthcare, to achieve real results and save lives.

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ISBN:
9780375990991
038574319
9780385743198
9781588363343
9780385743181
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 8.6, 11 Points
Lexile measure:
1120L
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Grouping Title mountains beyond mountains the quest of dr paul farmer a man who would cure the world
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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-18 23:28:41PM
Last Indexed 2018-11-19 00:25:05AM

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subject_facet Farmer, Paul, -- 1959- -- Juvenile literature, Human rights -- Juvenile literature, Missionaries, Medical -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Physicians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Poor -- Medical care -- Juvenile literature, Right to health -- Juvenile literature
title_display Mountains beyond mountains : the quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a man who would cure the world
title_full Mountains Beyond Mountains The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World, Mountains beyond mountains : the quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a man who would cure the world / by Tracy Kidder ; adapted for young people by Michael French
title_short Mountains beyond mountains :
title_sub the quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a man who would cure the world
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