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Author Nuland, Sherwin B.

Title How we die : reflections on life's final chapter / Sherwin B. Nuland.

Imprint New York : Vintage Books, 1995.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.9 N912h 1995    ---  Available
1 copy being processed for Axe Acquisitions Order.
Edition 1st Vintage books ed.
Description xviii, 296 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
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Note Includes index.
Originally published by Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1994.
Contents The strangled heart -- A valentine, and how it fails -- Three score and ten -- Doors to death of the aged -- Alzheimer's disease -- Murder and serenity -- Accidents, suicide, and euthanasia -- A story of AIDS -- The life of a virus and the death of a man -- The malevolence of cancer -- Hope and the cancer patient -- The lessons learned.
Summary Presents a meditation and portrait of the experience of dying that elucidates the decisions that can be made to allow each person an understanding of death, as well as his or her own choice of death.
Subject Death.
Death. (OCoLC)fst00888613
ISBN 9780679742449

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