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Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity

Andrew Solomon
Format
Book
Published
New York, NY : Scribner, c2012.
Language
English
ISBN
9780743236713 (hbk. : alk. paper), 0743236718 (hbk. : alk. paper), 9780743236720 (trade pbk. : alk. paper), 0743236726 (trade pbk. : alk. paper), 9781439183106 (ebook : alk. paper), 1439183104 (ebook : alk. paper), 9781442356108 (eaudio : alk. paper), 1442356103 (eaudio : alk. paper), 9781442357433 (audio book : alk. paper), 1442357436 (audio book : alk. paper)
Summary
Solomon tells the stories of parents who not only learn to deal with their exceptional children but also find profound meaning in doing so.
Contents
  • Son
  • Deaf
  • Dwarfs
  • Down syndrome
  • Autism
  • Schizophrenia
  • Disability
  • Prodigies
  • Rape
  • Crime
  • Transgender
  • Father.
Description
ix, 962 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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