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Stalking Irish Madness Searching for the Roots of My Family's Schizophrenia

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ISBN-10: 0553805258

ISBN-13: 9780553805253

Edition: 2008

Authors: Patrick Tracey

List price: $24.00
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In this powerful, sometimes harrowing, deeply felt story, Patrick Tracey journeys to Ireland to track the origin and solve the mystery of his Irish-American family's multigenerational struggle with schizophrenia. For most Irish Americans, a trip to Ireland is often an occasion to revisit their family's roots. But for Patrick Tracey, the lure of his ancestral home is a much more powerful need: part pilgrimage, part investigation to confront the genealogical mystery of schizophreniaa disease that had claimed a great-great-grandmother, a grandmother, an uncle, and, most recently, two sisters. As long as Tracey could remember, schizophrenia ran on his mother's side, seldom spoken of outright…    
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Book details

List price: $24.00
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Publication date: 8/26/2008
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 288
Size: 5.75" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.880

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Driven to Ballinasloe
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A Celtic Walkabout
Grand Old Men
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The Haze of the Homefront
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