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The Resource One hundred names for love : a stroke, a marriage, and the language of healing, Diane Ackerman

One hundred names for love : a stroke, a marriage, and the language of healing, Diane Ackerman

Label
One hundred names for love : a stroke, a marriage, and the language of healing
Title
One hundred names for love
Title remainder
a stroke, a marriage, and the language of healing
Statement of responsibility
Diane Ackerman
Title variation
  • Hundred names for love
  • 100 names for love
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ackerman chronicles her novelist husband Paul West's heroic battle to reclaim words and mobility and her tailoring of West's speech therapy to match his spectacular vocabulary and unique intelligence
Summary
The author describes her husband's stroke which resulted in aphasia, or loss of language, and how she used their love and scientific understanding of language to help him regain his use of words
Tone
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
381085
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ackerman, Diane
Dewey number
616.8/10092
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC388.5
LC item number
.A25 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ackerman, Diane
  • West, Paul
  • Cerebrovascular disease
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a stroke, a marriage, and the language of healing
Label
One hundred names for love : a stroke, a marriage, and the language of healing, Diane Ackerman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [315]-318)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
322 pages
Isbn
9780393072419
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010053553
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 668194872
  • (OCoLC)668194872
Label
One hundred names for love : a stroke, a marriage, and the language of healing, Diane Ackerman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [315]-318)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
322 pages
Isbn
9780393072419
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010053553
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 668194872
  • (OCoLC)668194872

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