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The Resource When breath becomes air, by Paul Kalanithi ; foreword by Abraham Verghese

When breath becomes air, by Paul Kalanithi ; foreword by Abraham Verghese

Label
When breath becomes air
Title
When breath becomes air
Statement of responsibility
by Paul Kalanithi ; foreword by Abraham Verghese
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Ivy League-trained, award-winning young neurosurgeon describes how after receiving a terminal diagnosis with lung cancer he explored the dynamics of his roles as a patient and care provider, examines the philosophical conundrums about a meaningful life and explains how he wanted to spend his final days
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kalanithi, Paul
Dewey number
  • 616.99/4240092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC280.L8
LC item number
K35 2016b
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kalanithi, Paul
  • Lungs
  • Terminally ill
  • Neurosurgeons
  • Conduct of life
  • Husband and wife
Target audience
adult
Label
When breath becomes air, by Paul Kalanithi ; foreword by Abraham Verghese
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
241 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410487858
Lccn
2015045943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)930257497
Label
When breath becomes air, by Paul Kalanithi ; foreword by Abraham Verghese
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
241 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410487858
Lccn
2015045943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)930257497

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