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The Resource An imperfect offering : humanitarian action in the twenty-first century, James Orbinski

An imperfect offering : humanitarian action in the twenty-first century, James Orbinski

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An imperfect offering : humanitarian action in the twenty-first century
Title
An imperfect offering
Title remainder
humanitarian action in the twenty-first century
Statement of responsibility
James Orbinski
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the author's experiences as a doctor for Doctors Without Borders in countries such as Somalia, Afghanistan, and Rwanda; the conditions he witnessed; and the political roadblocks that prevented aid from reaching patients
Award
Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing (Canada), 2008.
Biography type
autobiography
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259622
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Orbinski, James
Dewey number
610.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Orbinski, James
  • Medical assistance
  • War relief
  • Médecins sans frontières (Association)
  • Physicians
Target audience
adult
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humanitarian action in the twenty-first century
Label
An imperfect offering : humanitarian action in the twenty-first century, James Orbinski
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn192082392
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xi, 431 p.
Isbn
9780802717092
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)192082392
Label
An imperfect offering : humanitarian action in the twenty-first century, James Orbinski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn192082392
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xi, 431 p.
Isbn
9780802717092
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)192082392

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