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On My Own A Memoir

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ISBN-10: 1101973641

ISBN-13: 9781101973646

Edition: 2017

Authors: Diane Rehm

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In a deeply personal and moving book, the beloved NPR radio host speaks out about the long drawn-out death (from Parkinson's) of her husband of fifty-four years, and of her struggle to reconstruct her life without him. With John gone, Diane was indeed "on her own," coping with the inevitable practical issues and, more important, with the profoundly emotional ones. What to do, how to react, reaching out again into the world--struggling to create a new reality for herself while clinging to memories of the past. Her focus is on her own roller-coaster experiences, but she has also solicited the moving stories of such recently widowed friends as Roger Mudd and Susan Stamberg, which work to…    
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Book details

List price: $22.00
Copyright year: 2017
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 2/7/2017
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 176
Size: 5.28" wide x 6.38" long x 0.55" tall
Weight: 0.396
Language: English

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