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Body Broken A Memoir

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ISBN-10: 1400067421

ISBN-13: 9781400067428

Edition: 2009

Authors: Lynne Greenberg

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In the tradition of William Styron's tour de forceDarkness Visible,The Body Brokenis a gorgeously told and intensely moving account of one woman's extraordinary odyssey into a life of chronic painand of the unyielding resilience of the human spirit. At age nineteen, Lynne Greenberg narrowly survived a devastating car crash. When her broken neck healedor so everyone thoughther recovery was hailed as a medical miracle and she returned to normal life. Years later, she seemed to have it all: a loving husband, two wonderful children, a peaceful home, and a richly satisfying job as a tenured poetry professor. Then, one morning, this blissful facade shatteredthe pain in her neck returned in the…    
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Book details

List price: $25.00
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Publication date: 3/24/2009
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 240
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 0.770
Language: English

Lynne Greenberg is an associate professor of English at Hunter College. Her academic writing focuses on seventeenth-century British literature. She has a J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School and a Ph.D. from the City University of New York’s Graduate School and University Center. She lives in New York City with her husband and their two children.