Last Wish

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Warner Books, 1986 - Medical - 236 pages
More than just an account of the mechanics of suicide, this bestseller in hardcover (151,000 copies in print) is the story of the love between a mother and daughter and how tragedy, transformed by courage and love, may be remembered as victory.

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Published in 1985, this book reflects the values of the time as it outlilnes the extreme difficulties encountered by one woman in her quest to end a life made unbearable by incurable cancer. Her ... Read full review

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In a time when tempers flare over Oregon's assisted-suicide law, and the debate still rages on both sides of the issue regarding Jack Kevorkian's physician-aided 'death with dignity' practice - Betty ... Read full review

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About the author (1986)

Betty Rollin has been a television correspondent for NBC News and for ABC News' "Nightline" and has written articles for many national publications, including the" New York Times," She is the author of two other autobiographical books: the bestselling "First, You Cry" and "Am I Getting Paid for This?" She lives with her husband, a mathematician, in New York City.

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