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The Resource Swimming in a sea of death : a son's memoir, David Rieff

Swimming in a sea of death : a son's memoir, David Rieff

Label
Swimming in a sea of death : a son's memoir
Title
Swimming in a sea of death
Title remainder
a son's memoir
Statement of responsibility
David Rieff
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Susan Sontag had fought off two previous bouts of cancer when, in 2004, she was diagnosed with an incurable form of leukaemia. In this memoir, her son David recounts their time together during the last months of Sontag's life, drawing on her diaries and letters to create a vivid portrait and a haunting meditation on mortality
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Rieff, David
Dewey number
  • 818.5'409
  • 818.5409
  • 920 SONT
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Rieff, David
  • Sontag, Susan
  • Sontag, Susan
  • Cancer
  • Mothers
  • Mothers and sons
  • Literature
Label
Swimming in a sea of death : a son's memoir, David Rieff
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Simon & Schuster; London: Granta, 2008
Control code
9781847080752
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
179 p.
Isbn
9781847080752
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Swimming in a sea of death : a son's memoir, David Rieff
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Simon & Schuster; London: Granta, 2008
Control code
9781847080752
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
179 p.
Isbn
9781847080752
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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