The Gifts of the Body

The Gifts of the Body

by Rebecca Brown

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Overview

An emotionally wrenching work of fiction about a health-care worker who tenders compassion and love to victims of AIDS, by an author who "strips her language of convention to lay bare the ferocious rituals of love and need."—New York Times Book Review

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780060926533
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 08/04/1995
Series: Harper Perennial
Pages: 176
Sales rank: 1,213,375
Product dimensions: 5.31(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

The Gift of Sweat
1(10)
The Gift of Wholeness
11(12)
The Gift of Tears
23(12)
The Gift of Skin
35(14)
The Gift of Hunger
49(20)
The Gift of Mobility
69(14)
The Gift of Death
83(16)
The Gift of Speech
99(16)
The Gift of Sight
115(14)
The Gift of Hope
129(20)
The Gift of Mourning
149

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