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With the End in Mind: Dying, Death and Wisdom in an Age of Denial

With The End In Mind

ISBN 10 : 9780316504539
ISBN 13 : 031650453X

For readers of Atul Gawande and Paul Kalanithi, a palliative care doctor's breathtaking stories from 30 years spent caring for the dying. Modern medical technology is allowing us t..

At Peace

ISBN 10 : 9781478917434
ISBN 13 : 1478917431

The authoritative, informative, and reassuring guide on end-of-life care for our aging population. Most people say they would like to die quietly at home. But overly aggressive med..


ISBN 10 : 1455573477
ISBN 13 : 9781455573479

The history of science abounds with momentous theories that disrupted conventional wisdom and yet were eventually proven true. Ajit Varki and Danny Brower's "Mind over Reality" the..

Sophie Scholl And The White Rose

ISBN 10 : 9781780740508
ISBN 13 : 1780740506

In the spring and summer of 1942, five young German students and one professor at the University of Munich crossed the threshold of toleration to enter the realms of resistance, da..

Graceful Passages

ISBN 10 : 1577315618
ISBN 13 : 9781577315612

Messages and prayers for those facing life-threatening illness, preparing for dying, or meeting other transitions...

Being Mortal

ISBN 10 : 9781847657862
ISBN 13 : 1847657869

For most of human history, death was a common, ever-present possibility. It didn't matter whether you were five or fifty - every day was a roll of the dice. But now, as medical adv..

Death In Venice

ISBN 10 : 9780486110646
ISBN 13 : 0486110648

Celebrated novella of a middle-aged German writer's tormented passion for a Polish youth met on holiday in Venice, and its tragic consequences. New translation with extensive comme..