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The Resource A history of the present illness : stories, Louise Aronson

A history of the present illness : stories, Louise Aronson

Label
A history of the present illness : stories
Title
A history of the present illness
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Louise Aronson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sixteen linked stories explore the marginalized humanity in communities, hospitals, and nursing homes in San Francisco, including an elderly Chinese immigrant who is forced to make a painful sacrifice and a young veteran whose injuries symbolize the rest of his life
Cataloging source
DLC
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Aronson, Louise
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3601.R67
LC item number
H57 2013
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physician and patient
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
Target audience
adult
Label
A history of the present illness : stories, Louise Aronson
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Fires and flat lines
  • The psychiatrist's wife
  • Blurred boundary disorder
  • Vital signs stable
  • Days of awe
  • Lucky you
  • The promise
  • A medical story
  • Snapshots from an institution
  • An American problem
  • Giving good death
  • Heart failure
  • Becoming a doctor
  • After
  • Twenty-five things I know about my husband's mother
  • Soup or sex?
Control code
ocn793973829
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
259 p.
Isbn
9781608198306
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012018354
System control number
(OCoLC)793973829
Label
A history of the present illness : stories, Louise Aronson
Publication
Contents
  • Fires and flat lines
  • The psychiatrist's wife
  • Blurred boundary disorder
  • Vital signs stable
  • Days of awe
  • Lucky you
  • The promise
  • A medical story
  • Snapshots from an institution
  • An American problem
  • Giving good death
  • Heart failure
  • Becoming a doctor
  • After
  • Twenty-five things I know about my husband's mother
  • Soup or sex?
Control code
ocn793973829
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
259 p.
Isbn
9781608198306
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012018354
System control number
(OCoLC)793973829

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