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The Physician free pdf Read by millions in thirty-two countries, soon to be a major motion picture, and voted "one of the ten most-beloved books of all time," here is the English-language edition of Noah Gordon's masterworkIn eleventh-century London, a child holds the hand of his dying mother and is terrified, aware "something" is taking her. Orphaned and given to an itinerant barber-surgeon, Rob Cole becomes a fast-talking swindler, peddling a worthless medicine. But as he matures, his strange gift--an acute sensitivity to impending death--never leaves him, and he yearns to become a healer.Arab "madrassas "are the only authentic medical schools, and he makes his perilous way to Persia. Christians are barred from Muslim schools, but claiming he is a Jew, he studies under the world's most renowned physician, Avicenna. How the woman who is his great love struggles against her only rival--medicine--makes a riveting modern classic."The Physician" is the first book in Noah Gordon's Dr. Robert Cole trilogy, which continues with "Shaman" and concludes with "Matters of Choice."

About Noah Gordon

Noah Gordon has had outstanding international success." The Physician," soon to be a motion picture, has been called a modern classic, and booksellers at the Madrid Book Fair voted it one of the 10 best-loved books of all time. "Shaman" was awarded the James Fenimore Cooper Prize for historical fiction. Both of these books, and five of the author s other novels "The Rabbi, The Death Committee, The Jerusalem Diamond, Matters of Choice, "and "The Winemaker" are published in digital formats by Barcelona eBooks and Open Road Integrated Media. Gordon s novel, "The Last Jew," will also be published digitally in the near future. He lives outside of Boston with his wife, Lorraine Gordon."

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Author : Noah Gordon
Publisher : Barcelona Editions
Data Published : 04 September 2012
ISBN : 1453271104
EAN : 9781453271100
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 765 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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