This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Crownpoint, New Mexico - This is Alvord's small, largely Navajo, hometown.
Gallup, New Mexico - This is the locale of the GIMC and Alvord's medical practice.
The GIMC - This is Alvord's place of work for much of the book.
Dartmouth - This is the New Hampshire College where Alvord felt like an alienated outsider, save for the other Native American students.
Stanford - Alvord had a challenging, but rewarding experience in medical school at this school.
The Beauty Way - This is the Navajo philosophy of harmony in nature as...
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