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When a book reviewer finds, after finishing a book, that he has a lot of adjectives floating around in his head, that usually means he either likes the book considerably or has developed a dislike for it.
I do have, after reading Mortal Lessons, a lot of adjectives. In this case, that's a very good sign.
Mortal Lessons is made up of essays that are, as the subtitle aptly states, Notes on the Art of Surgery. Dr. Selzer is a general surgeon who practices in New Haven, Connecticut, and for good measure, is on the faculty of the Yale University
Mortal Lessons.. Ann Intern Med. 1977;86:835. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-86-6-835_1
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