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The Resource An uncertain inheritance : writers on caring for family, edited by Nell Casey ; foreword by Frank McCourt

An uncertain inheritance : writers on caring for family, edited by Nell Casey ; foreword by Frank McCourt

Label
An uncertain inheritance : writers on caring for family
Title
An uncertain inheritance
Title remainder
writers on caring for family
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nell Casey ; foreword by Frank McCourt
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A personal collection of essays on the experience of caring for family through crises of illness and death includes contributions by such writers as Julia Glass, Julia Alvarez, Ann Harleman, Helen Schulman, and Andrew Solomon
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229848
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362/.0425
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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writers on caring for family
Label
An uncertain inheritance : writers on caring for family, edited by Nell Casey ; foreword by Frank McCourt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
My other husband / Ann Harleman -- My father the garbage head / Helen Schulman -- Notes on accepting care / Andrew Solomon -- Called them vitamins / Steve Yadzinski -- The day the world split open / Abigail Thomas -- The gift / Sam Lipsyte -- The elephant in the room / Stan Mack -- Don't worry. It's not an emergency / Susan Lehman -- In the land of little girls / Ann Hood -- Caring across borders: aging parents in another country / Julia Alvarez -- Elliott / Jerome Groopman -- Mourning in Altaic / Ed Bok Lee -- The vital role / Amanda Fortini -- Transformed by a touch / Kerrel McKay -- Ruth / Justine Picardie -- Planet autism / Scot Sea -- The baby / Anne Landsman -- The animal game; or, how I learned to take care of myself by letting others care for me / Julia Glass
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 282 pages
Isbn
9780060875312
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007035456
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn148888525
  • OCoLC
Label
An uncertain inheritance : writers on caring for family, edited by Nell Casey ; foreword by Frank McCourt
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
My other husband / Ann Harleman -- My father the garbage head / Helen Schulman -- Notes on accepting care / Andrew Solomon -- Called them vitamins / Steve Yadzinski -- The day the world split open / Abigail Thomas -- The gift / Sam Lipsyte -- The elephant in the room / Stan Mack -- Don't worry. It's not an emergency / Susan Lehman -- In the land of little girls / Ann Hood -- Caring across borders: aging parents in another country / Julia Alvarez -- Elliott / Jerome Groopman -- Mourning in Altaic / Ed Bok Lee -- The vital role / Amanda Fortini -- Transformed by a touch / Kerrel McKay -- Ruth / Justine Picardie -- Planet autism / Scot Sea -- The baby / Anne Landsman -- The animal game; or, how I learned to take care of myself by letting others care for me / Julia Glass
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 282 pages
Isbn
9780060875312
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007035456
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn148888525
  • OCoLC

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