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The organ thieves, the shocking story of the first heart transplant in the segregated South, Chip Jones - Blackstone Library CD

Narrator
Contributor
Summary
In 1968, Bruce Tucker, a black man, went into Virginia's top research hospital with a head injury, only to have his heart stolen out of his body and put into the chest of a white businessman. Journalist Chip Jones exposes the horrifying inequality surrounding Tucker's death and how he was used as a human guinea pig without his family's permission or knowledge
Language
eng
Edition
Unabridged.
Note
Compact discs
Physical description
10 audio discs (approximately 12 1/2 hr.), CD audio, digital, 4 3/4 in.
Specific material designation
sound disc
ISBN
9780179710832

Library Locations

  • Hamilton-Wenham Public Library

    14 Union Street, South Hamilton, MA, 01982, US
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