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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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
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
  • Medical fiction
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
Target audience
adult
Label
A history of the present illness : stories, Louise Aronson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Fires and flat lines
  • Psychiatrist's wife
  • Blurred boundary disorder
  • Vital signs stable
  • Days of awe
  • Lucky you
  • 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
First U.S. edition.
Extent
259 pages
Isbn
9781608198306
Lccn
2012018354
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
F Aronson ; XX-FI ; LAP ; C1303BT3.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 793973829
  • (Sirsi) 793973829
  • (OCoLC)793973829
Label
A history of the present illness : stories, Louise Aronson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Fires and flat lines
  • Psychiatrist's wife
  • Blurred boundary disorder
  • Vital signs stable
  • Days of awe
  • Lucky you
  • 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
First U.S. edition.
Extent
259 pages
Isbn
9781608198306
Lccn
2012018354
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
F Aronson ; XX-FI ; LAP ; C1303BT3.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 793973829
  • (Sirsi) 793973829
  • (OCoLC)793973829

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