This is a Surgeon's tale - from the cradle of Hippocratic dreams to the crucible of reality. Written as fiction, the stamp of truth nonetheless pervades every page. From the idealism of Medical Student days to a grim destiny as a Cancer Diagnostician, the narrative weaves a blend of surprise, passion, humor & pathos - elements which, in the words of one reviewer, "come together beautifully & with power." Written exquisitely with sardonic humor, the story flows through a South Africa that no longer exists, through the United ...

The Sibylline Books 1989, Cumaean Press, the

ISBN-13: 9780962220005


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