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    DescriptionCameron Stewart reads the absorbing story of the early years of much-loved vet and author James Herriot, written by John Lewis-Stempel. We all know James Herriot, the author of the legendary 'All Creatures Great and Small', but how did a young student named Alf Wight become the man who won the hearts of readers the world over? In 'Young James', John Lewis-Stempel tells the story of Herriot's formative years in Glasgow and the work at the veterinary college that began his career. Based on Wight's college diaries and case notes, as well as original research into the history of the time, 'Young James' brings to life the bygone era of veterinary medicine during the 1930s - the 'good old bad old days' before antibiotics - as well as Wight's personal experiences when faced with the curriculum and the teaching regime at Glasgow Veterinary College. Accompanying a major BBC drama series, 'Young Herriot' is a stunning addition to the James Herriot canon - a richly nostalgic tale of one ordinary boy's journey to become an extraordinary world-famous vet and writer.


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    Title
    Young Herriot
    Physical properties
    Format: CD-Audio
    Width: 139 mm
    Height: 140 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 180 g
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781445870236
    ISBN 10: 1445870231
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: BIO
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T4.0
    BIC subject category V2: BG, WND
    BISAC V2.8: BIO000000
    DC22: 636.089092
    BISAC V2.8: NAT000000
    Thema V1.0: DNB, WND
    Publisher
    AudioGO Limited
    Imprint name
    BBC Audiobooks Ltd
    Publication date
    06 October 2011
    Publication City/Country
    Bath