Chapter 1

The Case for Rapid Retooling






John was born in a remote village in Turkey to parents of no education and no means. His childhood was spent in the midst of civil war that led to the splintering of his family and launched him into a life of destitution. He eventually found safety and solace in a seminary in Jerusalem, but after getting caught up in a different type of war abroad, he was banished back to Turkey where he became a fugitive of the Turkish Secret Service. But John had other aspirations for his life besides being a political outcast. Since childhood, he dreamed of being a doctor. He also wanted to one day live in the ...

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