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The world's greatest contrarian confronts his own death in this brave and unforgettable book.

During the American book tour for his memoir, Hitch-22, Christopher Hitchens collapsed in his hotel room with excruciating pain in his chest. As he would later write in the first of a series of deeply moving Vanity Fair pieces, he was being deported 'from the country of the well across the stark frontier that marks off the land of malady.' Over the next year he experienced… (more)

Editorial reviews (4 reviews)

For Hitchens’ fans, those who loved his ideas or merely his style, “Mortality” is a way of saying goodbye.

You don't have to agree with Hitchens' politics to accept that fact; you just have to admire great writers. One of our best is gone, yet "Mortality" is a powerful and moving final utterance.

Anyone who loves this writer will admire him more for this book, his bravura death-bed scene.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Atlantic Books (August 25, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 128 pages

File size: 231 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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