by James Orbinski
Hardcover, 431 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $27 |
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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.
November 26, 2008 The events of 2008 raised a raft of controversies to national consciousness. These powerful books wrap the issues in compelling narratives — and provide the perspective of history.
November 24, 2008 A former president of Doctors Without Borders tours dysfunctional states in the post-Cold War world.
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