Summary: "Like most Americans, you might think of Ben Carson as a trailblazing brain surgeon and, in the last few years, as an outspoken commentator on national issues. But his wife of more than forty years knows him as so much more: a loving husband, a devoted father, a devout Christian, a committed philanthropist, and a fierce patriot. Now Candy Carson introduces us to the private side of a very...
Publisher / Publication Date: Sentinel 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 CAR
Summary: "The mesmerizing biography of a brilliant and eccentric surgeon and his quest to transplant the human soul. In the early days of the Cold War, a spirit of desperate scientific rivalry birthed a different kind of space race: not the race to outer space that we all know, but a race to master the inner space of the human body. While surgeons on either side of the Iron Curtain competed to become...
Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2021
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 921 WHITE, ROBERT JOSEPH SCH
Summary: At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade's worth of training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer. One day he was a doctor making a living treating the dying, and the next he was a patient struggling to live. Just like that, the future he and his wife had imagined evaporated. When Breath Becomes Air, which features a Foreword by Dr....
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: 2016
Copies Available at East Bay1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 KAL
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 KALANITHI, PAUL Kal
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD B KAL
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA 921 Kal
Summary: Throughout his life, renowned neurosurgeon Dr. Benjamin Carson has needed to overcome many obstacles: his father leaving the family, being considered stupid by his classmates in grade school, growing up in inner-city Detroit, and having a violent temper. But Dr. Carson didn't let his circumstances control him and instead discovered eight principles that helped shape his future... Dr. Carson...
Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan 2015
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Adult, Call number: 179 CAR
Summary: Follows the life of Dr. Benjamin S. Carson, who overcame problems in school and obstacles in life to become a world-renowned neurosurgeon. His lifelong journey led him to become director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Children's Center, a bestselling author, and a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Includes behind-the-scenes, and featurettes.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2009