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Excerpts from a Family Medical Dictionary

Excerpts from a Family Medical Dictionary( )
Author: Brown, Rebecca
Publication Date:Aug 2003
Publisher:University of Wisconsin Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $19.95
Book Description:

Excerpts from a Family Medical Dictionary is an intimate, exquisite, and true account of what it is to help a parent die. After her mother was diagnosed with terminal cancer, former home care worker and award-winning writer Rebecca Brown cared for her mother during the last six months of her life. This spare, unsentimental book comes out of that experience. In short chapters headed by definitions of medical terms, she confronts anemia, chemotherapy, metastasis,...
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Detailed Subjects: Health & Fitness / Diseases / Cancer
Biography & Autobiography / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.5 x 10.5 x 0.6 Inches

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