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The Resource God's hotel : a doctor, a hospital, and a pilgrimage to the heart of medicine, Victoria Sweet

God's hotel : a doctor, a hospital, and a pilgrimage to the heart of medicine, Victoria Sweet

Label
God's hotel : a doctor, a hospital, and a pilgrimage to the heart of medicine
Title
God's hotel
Title remainder
a doctor, a hospital, and a pilgrimage to the heart of medicine
Statement of responsibility
Victoria Sweet
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Choosing service in the last remaining almshouse in America, and tracing our understanding of medicine back to its medieval roots, a physician uncovers lost lessons in the care of body and soul
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sweet, Victoria
Dewey number
  • 610.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
R154.S925
LC item number
A3 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sweet, Victoria
  • Laguna Honda Hospital
  • Physicians
  • Hospital care
  • Almshouses
  • Medical care
Label
God's hotel : a doctor, a hospital, and a pilgrimage to the heart of medicine, Victoria Sweet
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
First years -- The love of her life -- The visit of Dee and Tee, health-care efficiency experts -- The miraculous healing of Terry Becker -- Slow medicine -- Dr. Diet, Dr. Quiet, and Dr. Merryman -- Dancing to the tune of Glen Miller -- Wedding at Cana -- How I fell in love -- It's a wonderful country -- Recalled to life -- The spirit of God's hotel
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
372 p.
Isbn
9781594488436
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011049340
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky245211197
  • (OCoLC)741538561
  • 812991
Label
God's hotel : a doctor, a hospital, and a pilgrimage to the heart of medicine, Victoria Sweet
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
First years -- The love of her life -- The visit of Dee and Tee, health-care efficiency experts -- The miraculous healing of Terry Becker -- Slow medicine -- Dr. Diet, Dr. Quiet, and Dr. Merryman -- Dancing to the tune of Glen Miller -- Wedding at Cana -- How I fell in love -- It's a wonderful country -- Recalled to life -- The spirit of God's hotel
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
372 p.
Isbn
9781594488436
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011049340
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky245211197
  • (OCoLC)741538561
  • 812991

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