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Forever today : a memoir of love and amnesia

Author: Deborah Wearing
Publisher: [Great Britain] : Corgi, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Clive Wearing has one of the most extreme cases of amnesia ever known. As damaged as Clive was, the musical part of his brain seemed unaffected, as was his passionate love for Deborah, his wife. But  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Clive Wearing; Deborah Wearing
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah Wearing
ISBN: 0552771694 9780552771696
OCLC Number: 64310231
Notes: Originally published: London : Doubleday, 2005.
Description: 398 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Part I: The Man Who Fell Out of Time --
Getting ill --
The time before --
Not knowing --
First awakenings --
Lost in the living room --
Part II: Prisoners of Conciousness --
Life with no memory --
Life with no Clive --
Looking for answers --
Dittos of discontent --
Part III: The Speed of Light --
Getting away --
Another country --
Getting dark --
The power of love.
Responsibility: Deborah Wearing.

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"This is a harrowing, haunting and heartening book - a loss-story which is also a love story. It takes us deep inside the question of what it means to be human." -- Andrew Motion "Sometimes Read more...

 
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