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This Is a Soul

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This Is a Soul

An American Doctor's Remarkable Mission in Ethiopia

By Marilyn Berger

William Morrow & Company, Paperback, 9780061759550, 288pp.

Publication Date: April 12, 2011

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"A powerful, important book for our age."
--Abraham Verghese, author Cutting For Stone

Passionately written by journalist Marilyn Berger, This is a Soul is the moving and inspiring story of Dr. Rick Hodes, an American doctor living in Ethiopia, who has devoted his life to caring for the sickest of the sick and the poorest of the poor. Dr. Hodes's life and work makes for fascinating reading, especially for those who have been profoundly touched by Tracy Kidder's Mountains Beyond Mountains.

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