The Resource Nothing was the same : a memoir, Kay Redfield Jamison, (electronic resource)

Nothing was the same : a memoir, Kay Redfield Jamison, (electronic resource)

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Nothing was the same : a memoir
Title
Nothing was the same
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Kay Redfield Jamison
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Language
eng
Summary
Perhaps no one but Kay Redfield Jamison-who combines the acute perceptions of a psychologist with writerly elegance and passion-could bring such a delicate touch to the subject of losing a spouse to cancer. In spare and at times strikingly lyrical prose, Jamison looks back at her relationship with her husband, Richard Wyatt, a renowned scientist who battled severe dyslexia to become one of the foremost experts on schizophrenia. And with characteristic honesty, she describes his slow surrender to cancer, her own struggle with overpowering grief, and her efforts to distinguish grief from depression.Jamison also recalls the joy that Richard brought her during the nearly twenty years they had together. Wryly humorous anecdotes mingle with bittersweet memories of a relationship that was passionate and loving-if troubled on occasion by her manic depression-as Jamison reveals the ways in which Richard taught her to live fully through his courage and grace.A penetrating study of grief viewed from deep inside the experience itself, Nothing Was the Same is also a deeply moving memoir by a superb writer
Summary
A psychiatrist traces her marriage to a renowned scientist who overcame severe dyslexia to become an expert on schizophrenia, describing his slow surrender to cancer and her own struggles to overcome grief and depression
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Midwest
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Jamison, Kay R
Dewey number
  • 616.890092
  • 920
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Read by Renee Raudman
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  • Hodgkin's disease
  • Psychologists
  • Psychiatrists
  • Psychiatrists' spouses
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adult
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Nothing was the same : a memoir, Kay Redfield Jamison, (electronic resource)
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MWT10756565
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 30 min.))
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  • online
  • electronic
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9781400193066
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MWT10756565
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Nothing was the same : a memoir, Kay Redfield Jamison, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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digital storage
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MWT10756565
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Edition
Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 30 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
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9781400193066
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
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unknown
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digital.
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MWT10756565
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sound
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  • other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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