The Resource Becoming Dr. Q : My Journey from Migrant Farm Worker to Brain Surgeon, (electronic resource)

Becoming Dr. Q : My Journey from Migrant Farm Worker to Brain Surgeon, (electronic resource)

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Becoming Dr. Q : My Journey from Migrant Farm Worker to Brain Surgeon
Title
Becoming Dr. Q
Title remainder
My Journey from Migrant Farm Worker to Brain Surgeon
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Today he is known as Dr. Q, an internationally renowned neurosurgeon and neuroscientist who leads cutting-edge research to cure brain cancer. But not too long ago, he was Freddy, a nineteen-year-old undocumented migrant worker toiling in the tomato fields of central California. In this gripping memoir, Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa tells his amazing life story--from his impoverished childhood in the tiny village of Palaco, Mexico, to his harrowing border crossing and his transformation from illegal immigrant to American citizen and gifted student at the University of California at Berkeley and at H
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Quinones-Hinojosa, Alfredo
Dewey number
617.092
Index
no index present
LC call number
RD592.9 .Q46 A3 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rivas, Mim Eichler
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Quĩnones-Hinojosa, Alfredo
  • Mexican Americans
  • Neurosurgeons
  • Quin~ones-Hinojosa, Alfredo
  • Transients and Migrants
  • Medicine
  • Neurosurgeons
  • Mexican Americans
  • Migrant labor
  • MEDICAL / Surgery / General
Label
Becoming Dr. Q : My Journey from Migrant Farm Worker to Brain Surgeon, (electronic resource)
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http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=EDD28651-99E2-408D-9F58-5E65559A320D
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Publication
Control code
ocn749264265
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (328 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520949607
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)749264265
Label
Becoming Dr. Q : My Journey from Migrant Farm Worker to Brain Surgeon, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=EDD28651-99E2-408D-9F58-5E65559A320D
Publication
Control code
ocn749264265
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (328 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520949607
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)749264265

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