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The Resource Two weeks of life : a memoir of love, death, & politics, Eleanor Clift

Two weeks of life : a memoir of love, death, & politics, Eleanor Clift

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Two weeks of life : a memoir of love, death, & politics
Title
Two weeks of life
Title remainder
a memoir of love, death, & politics
Statement of responsibility
Eleanor Clift
Title variation
Two weeks of life
Title variation remainder
a memoir of love, death and politics
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the same time that Terri Schiavo was dying in her Florida hospice, Eleanor Clift's husband, Tom Brazaitis, was dying of cancer at home; the two passed away within a day of each other. This personal narrative alternates between these two stories to provide a moving commentary on how we deal, or fail to deal, with dying in modern America
Summary
Journalist Eleanor Clift shares her memories of the last two weeks of her husband's life in hospice care, which happened while she was covering the story of Terry Schiavo, whose plight sparked nationwide political debates regarding the right to die
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Biography type
contains biographical information
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254577
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Clift, Eleanor
Dewey number
  • 362.175
  • 179.7
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Brazaitis, Tom
  • Schiavo, Terri
  • Terminal care
  • Terminal care
  • Right to die
Target audience
adult
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a memoir of love, death, & politics
Label
Two weeks of life : a memoir of love, death, & politics, Eleanor Clift
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 309-315) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 337 pages
Isbn
9780465002511
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008299527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn172980495
  • OCoLC
Label
Two weeks of life : a memoir of love, death, & politics, Eleanor Clift
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 309-315) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 337 pages
Isbn
9780465002511
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008299527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn172980495
  • OCoLC

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