xxiv, 216 p. Illustrations. Index. The author spent more than 50 years in medicine and was chairman of the board of the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, reknowned for its "Race for the Cure". He also has worked with Lance Armstrong on ethical issues related to cancer survivorship. Very good in very good dust jacket. Signed by author. DJ has some wear, soiling, and edgewear (esp on DJ flap). Booksigning ephemera laid in. Bookseller Inventory # 63007
Synopsis: Book by Leffall, Lasalle D., Jr.
Title: No Boundaries: A Cancer Surgeon's Odyssey
Publisher: Howard University Press
Publication Date: 2005
Signed: Signed by Author(s)
Edition: First edition. First printing [stated].
Book Description Howard University Press, Washington, DC, 2005. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 2005. First Edition. Signed by author on title page to William Safire with inscription, "To Bill Safire, / With best wishes and thanks / for all you do for so many at Dana / and the New York Times / LaSalle D. Leffall Jr. / 9/27/06." Author, columnist, and Nixon speechwriter William Safire also served as chief executive of the DANA Foundation after ending his New York Times Op-Ed column. Leffall joined the faculty of Howard University in 1962, and was actively practicing medicine and teaching up to 2013. He was the first black president of both the American Cancer Society and the American College of Surgeons. Octavo. 216 pages. Photo-portrait dust jacket with over black cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering to spine. Jacket shows light creasing along corners and spine ends. Boards are sturdy in square. One page dog-eared and with some underlining, but otherwise pages are unmarked. Binding is sound. Seller Inventory # 5429