The spirit catches you and you fall down : a Hmong child, her American doctors, and the collision of two cultures /

When three-month-old Lia Lee arrived at the county hospital emergency room in Merced, California, a chain of events was set in motion from which neither she nor her parents nor her doctors would ever recover. Lia's parents, Foua and Nao Kao, were part of a large Hmong community in Merced, refugees f...

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Main Author: Fadiman, Anne, 1953-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1998
Edition: 1st pbk. ed.
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Call Number: Gold WL 385 F145s 1998
Volume Holdings: Gold Humanism Collection
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