The Eden Express

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Dell, 1988 - Fiction - 276 pages
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The Eden Express describes from the inside Mark Vonnegut's experience in the late '60s and early '70s-a recent college grad, in love, living communally on a farm, with a cherished dog and prized jalopy-and then the nervous breakdowns in all their slow-motion intimacy, the grim despair they afforded, and the taste of mortality and opportunity for humor they provided.

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Review: The Eden Express: A Memoir of Insanity

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A rare journey in the mind of a person experiencing a psychotic break. Originally diagnosed and treated for Schizophrenia, Mark now recognizes his diagnosis as Bipolar Disorder (formerly manic ... Read full review

Review: The Eden Express: A Memoir of Insanity

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Most stories about mental illness treat the subject from afar, -as if to keep the observer from getting lost in the ramblings of the insane- but this book does the contrary; it brings you deep inside ... Read full review

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