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  • Mannix, Kathryn, author.
     
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  • Death.
     
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  • Terminal care.
     
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  • Social Science -- Death & Dying.
     
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  • Family & Relationships -- Death, Grief, Bereavement.
     
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  • Self-help -- Death, Grief, Bereavement.
     
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    With the end in mind : dying, death and wisdom in an age of denial / Kathryn Mannix.
    by Mannix, Kathryn, author.
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    New York : Little, Brown and Company/Hachette Book Group, 2018.
    Subjects
  • Death.
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  • Terminal care.
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  • Social Science -- Death & Dying.
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  • Family & Relationships -- Death, Grief, Bereavement.
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  • Self-help -- Death, Grief, Bereavement.
  • Genre: 
    Nonfiction.
    ISBN: 
    9780316504485
    0316504483
    Description: 
    viii, 341 pages ; 22 cm
    Edition: 
    First edition.
    Contents: 
    Patterns. Unpromising beginnings ; French resistance ; Tiny dancer ; Wrecking ball ; Last waltz ; Pause for thought: Patterns -- My way. That is the question ; Never let me go ; Hat ; Take my breath away ; Pause for thought: My way -- Naming death. Second-hand news ; Slipping through my fingers ; Talking about the unmentionable ; The sound of silence ; Every breath you take (I'll be watching you) ; Beauty and the Beast ; Pause for thought: Naming death -- Looking beyond the now. In the kitchen at parties ; Please release me--A side ; Please release me--B side ; Travel plans ; With love from me to you ; Pause for thought: Looking beyond the now -- Legacy. Something unpredictable ; The year of the cat ; Post-mortem ; Needles and pins ; Lullaby ; Pause for thought: Legacy -- Transcendence. Musical differences ; Deep dreams ; De profundis ; Perfect day ; "Only the good die young" ; Pause for thought: Transcendence -- Last words.
    Summary note: 
    A palliative care physician draws on stories from her own practice to explain how to enable a gentle and peaceful death and how modern medicine, augmented by traditional palliative approaches, can restore dignity, humanity, and meaning to the end of life.
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    Includes bibliographical references.
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