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Abraham Verghese (born 1955) is the Professor for the Theory and Practice of Medicine at Stanford University Medical School and Senior Associate Chair of the Department of Internal Medicine. He was born in Ethiopia to parents from Kerala in south India who, along with hundreds of Keralites, worked as teachers. He is a Syro-Malabar Orthodox Christian, Verghese, his father's Christian name, being Malayalam for George and a very common Suriyani name. In 2009, Knopf published his new book and first novel, Cutting for Stone.

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Total Books: 31
The Covenant of Water An Oprahs Book Club Selection
2023 - The Covenant of Water an Oprahs Book Club Selection (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781804710425
ISBN-10: 1804710423
Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Covenant of Water
2023 - The Covenant of Water (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780802162175
ISBN-10: 0802162177
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.

Hijos del ancho mundo
2014 - Hijos Del Ancho Mundo [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788498383768
ISBN-10: 8498383765
Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Tennis Partner
2011 - The Tennis Partner [P.S.] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780062116390
ISBN-10: 0062116398
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.

Cutting for Stone
2011 - Cutting for Stone [Large Print] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781410439727
ISBN-10: 1410439720
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.4/5 Stars.

Decimo Primeiro Mandamento
2011 - Decimo Primeiro Mandamento [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788535918106
ISBN-10: 8535918108

La porte des larmes
2010 - La Porte Des Larmes [French Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782081226012
ISBN-10: 2081226014

Los hijos del ancho mundo
2010 - Los Hijos Del Ancho Mundo (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788498382600
ISBN-10: 8498382602

The Tennis Partner  A Doctor's Story of Friendship and Loss
My Own Country A Doctor's Story of a Town and Its People in the Age of AIDS
My Own Country  A Doctor's Story
1995 - My Own Country a Doctor's Story (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780679752929
ISBN-10: 0679752927
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Health, Fitness & Dieting, Nonfiction, Medicine
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.

Soundings A Doctor's Life in the Age of AIDS
1994 - Soundings a Doctor's Life in the Age of Aids (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781897580264
ISBN-10: 1897580266
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Medicine

Tennis Partner
Tennis Partner (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780965663090
ISBN-10: 0965663094
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.