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Amazing Medical People: A2-B1 (Collins Amazing People ELT Readers)

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Dive into the inspiring stories of six remarkable individuals in the audiobook 'Amazing Medical People: A2-B1 (Collins Amazing People ELT Readers)'. From Edward Jenner's fight against smallpox to Christiaan Barnard's groundbreaking heart transplant, this captivating audiobook showcases the remarkable achievements and contributions of these medical pioneers. Each story is told in the character's own words, allowing listeners to gain valuable insights into their lives. With a timeline provided after each story, learners can check comprehension or delve deeper through research. Published by HarperCollins Publishers Limited, this level 2 audiobook promises an enjoyable and educational experience for English learners.

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Amazing Medical People: A2-B1 (Collins Amazing People ELT Readers)

Are you ready to be inspired by the incredible stories of some of the most influential people in the field of medicine? In the audiobook Amazing Medical People: A2-B1 (Collins Amazing People ELT Readers), you will dive into the lives of six extraordinary individuals who made a lasting impact on the world. Let's take a closer look at the contents of this captivating audiobook:

Edward Jenner: Fighting Smallpox

Step back in time and meet Edward Jenner, the man who fought against the deadly disease smallpox. Discover his groundbreaking work that led to the development of the smallpox vaccine, saving countless lives.

Florence Nightingale: The Lady with the Lamp

Join the nurse renowned as 'the lady with the lamp' as she revolutionizes the field of nursing. Learn about Florence Nightingale's tireless efforts to improve healthcare and her impact on the profession.

Elizabeth Garrett: England's First Female Doctor

Explore the life of Elizabeth Garrett, England's first female doctor. Follow her journey as she breaks down barriers and paves the way for future generations of female medical professionals.

Carl Jung: Delving into the Human Mind

Enter the realm of psychology with Carl Jung, the brilliant mind who sought to understand the depths of the human psyche. Discover his influential theories and his lasting legacy in the field.

Jonas Salk: Defeating Polio

Witness the triumph of Jonas Salk as he conquers the debilitating illness of polio. Learn about his development of the polio vaccine and the impact it had on global health.

Christiaan Barnard: The Human Heart Pioneer

Journey alongside Christiaan Barnard, the trailblazer who successfully performed the first human heart transplant. Experience the emotions and challenges he faced in this groundbreaking medical feat.

Amazing Medical People: A2-B1 (Collins Amazing People ELT Readers) is a level 2 audiobook in the Collins ELT Readers series, which is equivalent to CEF level A2-B1. The audiobook is part of the Amazing People series, providing learners of English with a unique opportunity to delve into the lives of exceptional individuals. You'll get to hear the stories directly from the characters themselves, gaining valuable insights into their remarkable lives.

After each story, a timeline is presented, highlighting the major events in each character's life concisely. This timeline serves as a useful tool for checking comprehension or as a foundation for further research or project work.

Published by HarperCollins Publishers Limited, Amazing Medical People: A2-B1 (Collins Amazing People ELT Readers) is an adaptation by F.H. Cornish, with Fiona MacKenzie serving as the editor. It's a carefully crafted audiobook that ensures both enjoyment and educational benefits for learners.

Additional Info

Book Name: Amazing Medical People: A2-B1 (Collins Amazing People ELT Readers)
Book Format: AudiobookFormat
Authors: F. H. Cornish - adaptorFiona MacKenzie - editor
Narrators: Collins
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs
Audiobook Length: 1H8M
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
Language: English
Publish Date: 2017-07-13
Last Price: 4.36 USD

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

Who are the inspiring people covered in the book?

The inspiring people covered in the book are Edward Jenner, Florence Nightingale, Elizabeth Garrett, Carl Jung, Jonas Salk, and Christiaan Barnard.

What is the book level in the Collins ELT Readers series?

The book is level 2 in the Collins ELT Readers series, which is equivalent to CEF level A2-B1.

What is the purpose of the Amazing People series?

The purpose of the Amazing People series is to provide a unique opportunity for learners of English to learn about the exceptional lives and incredible abilities of insightful people.

How many short stories are included in each audiobook?

Each audiobook contains six short stories, told by the characters themselves, as if in their own words.

What does the timeline in the book show?

The timeline in the book presents the most major events in the characters' lives in a clear and succinct fashion.

In which association was the book created?

The book was created in association with The Amazing People Club.

What are the four levels of Collins ELT Readers?

The four levels of Collins ELT Readers are: Level 1 - elementary (A2), Level 2 - pre-intermediate (A2-B1), Level 3 - intermediate (B1), Level 4 - upper intermediate (B2).

Reviews

10 reviews for this audiobook
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    Rebecca 19-Oct-2023

    This audiobook is a gem! The stories of amazing medical people will leave you inspired and in awe. The author did a fantastic job adapting the stories, making them easy to understand for English learners. The editor also did a great job in ensuring the flow and coherence of the book. Highly recommended!

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    Mike 22-Oct-2023

    I'm so glad I stumbled upon this audiobook. The stories of these incredible medical people are truly inspiring. The writing style is engaging and easy to follow, which makes it perfect for English learners. I highly recommend it!

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    Sarah 26-Oct-2023

    This audiobook is a must-have for anyone interested in medical history. The stories are fascinating and the level of English used is perfect for intermediate learners. The editor did a great job in making sure the content is clear and concise. Two thumbs up!

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    David 16-Nov-2023

    I absolutely loved this audiobook. The stories of these amazing medical people are so captivating, I couldn't stop listening. The language used is simple and easy to understand, making it ideal for English learners. Highly recommended!

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    Emily 24-Nov-2023

    Wow! This audiobook is mind-blowing. The stories of these medical heroes will leave you in awe. The author's adaptation is top-notch, making it accessible for English learners. The editor's touch added an extra layer of polish. Definitely worth listening to!

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    John 29-Nov-2023

    If you're looking for an audiobook that combines history, medicine, and English learning, this is it. The stories in this book are truly amazing. The writing style is engaging and the level of English is suitable for intermediate learners. Highly recommended!

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    Michelle 23-Dec-2023

    I couldn't be happier with this audiobook. The stories here are both educational and inspiring. The author's adaptation is fantastic, and the editor's work ensures a smooth and enjoyable reading experience. A great choice for English learners!

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    Daniel 06-Jan-2024

    As a medical student, I found this audiobook incredibly motivating. The stories of these medical people are truly awe-inspiring. The language used is easy to understand, making it perfect for English learners. I highly recommend it!

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    Amy 07-Feb-2024

    This audiobook exceeded my expectations. The stories of these medical heroes are simply incredible. The language used is accessible and the content is engaging. It's a great resource for English learners looking to improve their skills while learning about medical history.

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    Chris 10-Apr-2024

    I couldn't put this audiobook down. The stories of these amazing medical people are so captivating. The author did a great job adapting the content, making it suitable for English learners. Highly recommended for anyone interested in medicine and language learning!

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