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Grosset & Dunlap, 1925 - Avarice - 448 pages
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After years of work as a small town doctor and a research scientist, Arrowsmith heads for the West Indies with a serum to halt an epidemic. A tragic turn of events forces him to come to terms with his career and his personal life.

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User Review  - Leslie - Goodreads

Sinclair Lewis was a great observer of human nature. Although Arrowsmith is less satirical than I remember Babbitt being, his two dimensional characterizations are penetrating: they pull out the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sean - Goodreads

I found this 1925 novel to speak profoundly and relevantly to many of the struggles of modern day physicians whether they be caught up in the rat race for money and pride, passionately pursuing the ... Read full review

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