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The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures (FSG Classics) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780374533403
Availability: On our shelves now at one or more of our stores
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - April 24th, 2012

Anne Fadiman's writing serves as a candid examination of a severely epileptic child's journey through a culturally unresponsive healthcare system.

A necessary and engaging read that calls into question your own understanding of the American refugee experience and assimilation.