Things I've Learned From Dying

Things I've Learned From Dying

A Book About Life

Large Print - 2014 | Large Print edition
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"Told through the disparate lenses of his work defending inmates on death row and the intimate confrontations with death each family faces at home, David Dow offers a poignant account of how illness and loss can ravage a family. Full of grace and intelligence, Dow offers readers hope without cliché and reaffirms our basic human needs for acceptance and love by giving voice to the anguish we all face when our loved ones die tragically, and far too soon"--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, ©2014
Edition: Large Print edition
ISBN: 9781410467607
Branch Call Number: 155.937 DOW 2014
Characteristics: 389 pages (large print) ; 23 cm


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Aug 11, 2017

Written in a somewhat different format than most death memoirs--an interesting weave of the author's perspective and his dying father-in-law's. Insightful and objective at the same time. Worth the the read.

IMosey Jul 17, 2014

I was not able to get into this book. I've read some of Dow's other books and never had any troble. But this boor I just didn't follow.

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