Beyond This Place

by Sidney Owitz



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 10/18/2013

Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 204
ISBN : 9781491824214
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 204
ISBN : 9781491824207
Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 204
ISBN : 9781491824238

About the Book

“Beyond this Place” consists of a collection of essays involving episodes of the past from a different world which seems so remote today. It includes memories of the author’s childhood and some experiences that he encountered during his medical training and career. There is also a historical perspective of people and events that have affected the lives of those who came after them, including diverse subjects ranging from the Bible to Jewish pirates and false Messiahs.

About the Author

Sidney Owitz was born in Johannesburg, South Africa where he received his education. He graduated as a physician at the University of Cape Town. Having practiced Medicine there for many years he re-located to the United States, where he became an anesthesiologist. He is married and has four children and five grandchildren, and now lives in Florida with his family.