God's Hotel: A Doctor, a Hospital, and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine

God's Hotel: A Doctor, a Hospital, and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine

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San Francisco’s Laguna Honda Hospital is the last almshouse in the country, a descendant of the Hôtel-Dieu (God’s hotel) that cared for the sick in the Middle Ages. Ballet dancers and rock… (more)

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Book Details  


Publisher: Riverhead (April 26, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 384 pages

File size: 677 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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