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The tennis partner : a doctor's story of friendship and loss, Abraham Verghese

Label
The tennis partner : a doctor's story of friendship and loss
Title
The tennis partner
Title remainder
a doctor's story of friendship and loss
Statement of responsibility
Abraham Verghese
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Abraham Verghese shares the story of his relationship with David Smith, discussing how their mentoring of one another in their fields of expertise--Verghese as a doctor and Smith as a tennis pro--led to a deepening friendship that was cut short when Smith was unable to fight his cocaine addiction and committed suicide
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 610/.92
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
R154.5.V53
LC item number
A3 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The tennis partner : a doctor's story of friendship and loss, Abraham Verghese
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
38948148
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
345 p.
Isbn
9780060174057
Lccn
98006749
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1998. Author's inscribed presentation copy for the Southwestern Writers Collection, 2/23/06. With dust jacket.
Label
The tennis partner : a doctor's story of friendship and loss, Abraham Verghese
Publication
Control code
38948148
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
345 p.
Isbn
9780060174057
Lccn
98006749
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1998. Author's inscribed presentation copy for the Southwestern Writers Collection, 2/23/06. With dust jacket.

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