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An Imperfect Offering

Humanitarian Action for the Twenty-First Century

by James Orbinski

Hardcover, 431 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $27 |

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An Imperfect Offering
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Humanitarian Action for the Twenty-First Century
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James Orbinski

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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.