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Paul Farmer ...
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Ophelia Dahl ...
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Jim Yong Kim ...
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Catherine Betrand-Farmer ...
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Cesar Bonilla ...
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Heureuse Charles ...
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Peter Drobac ...
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The epic story of the global health movement is seen through the intimate narrative of Dr. Paul Farmer, Dr. Jim Yong Kim, and other courageous doctors and patients who led the fight, against seemingly insurmountable obstacles, to bring medical care to the poorest people and most neglected regions around the world.

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$12,157, 15 October 2017
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