The Resource 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, (electronic resource)

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, (electronic resource)

Label
Mountains beyond mountains : the quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a man who would cure the world
Title
Mountains beyond mountains
Title remainder
the quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a man who would cure the world
Statement of responsibility
by Tracy Kidder ; adapted for young people by Michael French
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This young readers' adaptation of Tracy Kidder's book describes how in medical school Dr. Farmer found his life's calling, to diagnose and cure infectious diseases and to bring the lifesaving tools of modern medicine to those who need them most
  • Traces the efforts of Dr. Paul Farmer to transform healthcare on a global scale, documenting his visits to some of the world's most impoverished regions and the unconventional methods that enabled him to improve and save lives
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kidder, Tracy
Dewey number
610.92
Index
no index present
Intended audience
12 and up
Interest level
MG+
LC call number
R154.F36
LC item number
K53 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
8.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
French, Michael
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Farmer, Paul
  • Farmer, Paul
  • Physicians
  • Missionaries, Medical
  • Poor
  • Right to health
  • Human rights
  • Physicians
  • Missionaries, Medical
  • Poor
  • Right to health
  • Human rights
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / General
Target audience
juvenile
Label
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, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=93E2DFB1-B210-4485-A32F-72B437BF1AF6
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (272 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307980885
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 476821
  • 93e2dfb1-b210-4485-a32f-72b437bf1af6
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)837684384
Label
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, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=93E2DFB1-B210-4485-A32F-72B437BF1AF6
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (272 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307980885
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 476821
  • 93e2dfb1-b210-4485-a32f-72b437bf1af6
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)837684384

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