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House of God

Samuel Shem

House of God

by Samuel Shem

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Published by Bodley Head in London (etc.) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction in English.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: New York : Marek, 1978.

    Statement(by) Samuel Shem.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination382p. ;
    Number of Pages382
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17392881M
    ISBN 100370302222

      By turns heartbreaking, hilarious, and utterly human, The House of God is a mesmerizing and provocative journey that takes us into the lives of Roy Basch and five of his fellow interns at the most renowned teaching hospital in the country. Young Dr. Basch and his irreverant confident, known only as the Fat Man, will learn not only how to be fine doctors but, eventually, good human beings. The House of God NPR coverage of The House of God by Samuel Shem and John Updike. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.

    God's greatest desire is to be your dwelling place -- The home for your heart. He doesn't want to be merely a weekend getaway. He has no interest in being a Sunday bungalow or even a summer cottage. He wants to be your mailing address, your point of reference, your home always. He wants you to live in the Great House of God/5(6). 1 Chronicles 28 New Life Version (NLV) Solomon to Build the House of God. 28 David gathered together all the leaders of Israel. There were leaders of the family groups, and leaders of the armies that served the king. There were captains of thousands, and of hundreds.

      The book is called “The House Of God” by Samuel Shem. It is essential to read this book for any future physician or physician resident. This Is a book that could not be written now. By turns heartbreaking, hilarious, and utterly human, The House of God is a mesmerizing and provocative journey that takes us into the lives of Roy Basch and five of his fellow interns at the most renowned teaching hospital in the country. 4 out of 5 stars First time I started it I hated it.


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Now it came about in the four hundred and eightieth year after the sons of Israel came out of the land of Egypt, in the fourth year of Solomon’s reign over Israel, in the month of Ziv which is the second month, that he began to build the house of the Lord.

As for the house which King Solomon built for the Lord, its length was sixty cubits and its width twenty cubits and its height thirty cubits. Overview By turns heartbreaking, hilarious, and utterly human, The House of God is a mesmerizing and provocative novel about what it really takes to become a doctor.

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Singularly compelling brutally honest.”—The New York TimesStruggling with grueling hours and sudden life-and-death responsibilities, Basch and his /5(20).

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