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The Resource Cutting for stone, by Abraham Verghese

Cutting for stone, by Abraham Verghese

Label
Cutting for stone
Title
Cutting for stone
Statement of responsibility
by 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. Orphaned by their mother's death and their father's disappearance, sharing a preternatural connection and a fascination with medicine, the twins come of age as Ethiopia hovers on the brink of revolution. Moving from Addis Ababa to New York City and back again, this is an unforgettable story of love and betrayal, medicine and miracles. (Bestseller)
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Summary
Marion and Shiva Stone, twin brothers born from a secret love affair between an Indian nun and a British surgeon in Addis Ababa, come of age in an Ethiopia on the brink of revolution, where their love for the same woman drives them apart
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Indies' Choice Book Awards, Adult Fiction, 2010.
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294776
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print core
Target audience
adult
Label
Cutting for stone, by Abraham Verghese
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
977 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410439727
Isbn Type
(Lg. print : hardcover)
Lccn
2011013602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
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System control number
  • (OCoLC)710816560
  • ocn710816560
  • OCoLC
Label
Cutting for stone, by Abraham Verghese
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
977 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410439727
Isbn Type
(Lg. print : hardcover)
Lccn
2011013602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)710816560
  • ocn710816560
  • OCoLC

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