A History of the Present Illness: Stories

A History of the Present Illness: Stories

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A History of the Present Illness takes readers into overlooked lives in the neighborhoods, hospitals, and nursing homes of San Francisco, offering a deeply humane and incisive portrait of health and illness in American today. An elderly Chinese immigrant sacrifices his demented wife's well-being to his son's authority. A busy Latina physician's eldest daughter's need for more attention has disastrous consequences. A young veteran's injuries become a metaphor for… (more)

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Aronson’s voice is tender and one from which I hope we’ll hear more histories in the future.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Bloomsbury USA (January 22, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 272 pages

File size: 2.7 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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