The Physician (The Cole Trilogy)

Noah Gordon


Now an enormous movie: Noah Gordon’s liked masterwork—read by way of thousands in thirty-five international locations
 
In eleventh-century London, a baby holds the hand of his loss of life mom and is terrified, acutely aware something is taking her. Orphaned and given to an itinerant barber-surgeon, Rob Cole turns into a fast-talking swindler, peddling a valueless drugs. yet as he matures, his unusual gift—an acute sensitivity to coming near near death—never leaves him, and he yearns to develop into a healer.
Arab madrassas are the one actual scientific faculties, and he makes his perilous method to Persia. Christians are barred from Muslim colleges, yet claiming he's a Jew, he stories lower than the world’s most famous health professional, Avicenna. How the girl who's his nice love struggles opposed to her in simple terms rival—medicine—makes a riveting sleek classic.
The Physician is the 1st booklet in Noah Gordon’s Dr. Robert Cole trilogy, which maintains with Shaman and concludes with Matters of Choice.

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