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Death in slow motion : my mother's descent into Alzheimer's

Author: Eleanor Cooney
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The author recounts her mother's struggle with Alzheimer's, describing the challenging process of caring for her mother through the stages of the disease and how it compromised their formerly close relationship.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal Narratives
Named Person: Mary B Durant; Mary B Durant
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Eleanor Cooney
ISBN: 0066213967 9780066213965 0060937971 9780060937973
OCLC Number: 50124297
Description: 251 pages : portrait ; 24 cm
Contents: 1 God Is a Murderer 1 --
2 The Serpent's Tooth 12 --
3 The Undead 23 --
4 The Belly of the Beast 37 --
5 Heart of Glass 49 --
6 The Big Bang 62 --
7 Wicked, Wicked Ways 72 --
8 Our Town 81 --
9 Judas Rising 100 --
10 Thin Ice 115 --
11 Shiva, the Destroyer 129 --
12 Hungry Ghosts 141 --
13 Arsenic 151 --
14 Old Lace 158 --
15 Cry Me a River 179 --
16 Sunset, Children ... 199 --
Epilogue: The Hotel California 223 --
Appendix "The Scouts" / Mary Durant 239.
Responsibility: Eleanor Cooney.
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The author recounts her mother's struggle with Alzheimer's, describing the challenging process of caring for her mother through the stages of the disease and how it compromised their formerly close relationship.

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