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, refug...
|Main Author:||Fadiman, Anne, 1953-|
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Farrar, Straus, and Giroux,