The Resource Dirty work: : a novel, Gabriel Weston, (electronic resource)

Dirty work: : a novel, Gabriel Weston, (electronic resource)

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Dirty work: : a novel
Title
Dirty work:
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Gabriel Weston
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Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An informed and arresting debut novel about a young surgeon in crisis. Nancy Mullion, an obstetrician-gynecologist whose botched surgery has put a patient in a life-threatening coma, must face a medical tribunal to determine if she can continue to practice medicine. Nancy's fears about both her patient's chances for survival and whether she will be "undoctored" are made palpable to the reader. Throughout four weeks of intense questioning and accusations, this physician directly confronts for the first time her work as an abortion provider--how it helps the lives of others but takes a heavy toll on her own. Interweaving memories of Nancy's English and American childhood and adolescence, Dirty Work creates an emotionally charged portrait of one woman's life; the telling of seemingly untellable stories sets her free, as it can all women. Gabriel Weston has given us a truly original, courageous, and meaningful novel
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weston, Gabriel
Dewey number
823/.92
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Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Carolyn Cook
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cook, Carolyn
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women physicians
  • Abortion
  • Medical errors
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
Dirty work: : a novel, Gabriel Weston, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11608744
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Control code
MWT11608744
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (300 min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11608744
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sound
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  • remote
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Dirty work: : a novel, Gabriel Weston, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11608744
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11608744
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (300 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11608744
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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