The Resource When breath becomes air, Paul Kalanithi ; foreword by Abraham Verghese

When breath becomes air, Paul Kalanithi ; foreword by Abraham Verghese

Label
When breath becomes air
Title
When breath becomes air
Statement of responsibility
Paul Kalanithi ; foreword by Abraham Verghese
Creator
Author
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On the verge of completing a decade's worth of training as a neurosurgeon, Kalanithi was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer. Just like that, the future he and his wife had imagined evaporated. Kalanithi chronicles his transformation from a naive medical student into a neurosurgeon at Stanford working in the brain, the most critical place for human identity, and finally into a patient and new father confronting his own mortality
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kalanithi, Paul
Dewey number
  • 616.99/4240092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC280.L8
LC item number
K35 2016b
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print popular and narrative nonfiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kalanithi, Paul
  • Lungs
  • Neurosurgeons
  • Spouses
  • Large type books
Label
When breath becomes air, Paul Kalanithi ; foreword by Abraham Verghese
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
241 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410487858
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Lccn
2015045943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
2015045943
Label
When breath becomes air, Paul Kalanithi ; foreword by Abraham Verghese
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
241 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410487858
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Lccn
2015045943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
2015045943

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