When breath becomes air
(Audiobook CD)

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Contributors
Verghese, A. 1955- writer of foreword.
Malhotra, Sunil, narrator.
Campbell, Cassandra, narrator.
Published
New York, New York : Random House Audio :, [2016].
ISBN
9781524708146, 1524708143, 9780399566189, 039956618X
Status
Indian Prairie Public Library District - 1st Floor
CD 616.99424 KALANITHI
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Published
New York, New York : Random House Audio :, [2016].
Format
Audiobook CD
Physical Desc
5 audio discs (5 1/2 hr.) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
ISBN
9781524708146, 1524708143, 9780399566189, 039956618X

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Compact discs.
Participants/Performers
Read by Sunil Malhotra and Cassandra Campbell.
Description
At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade's worth of training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer. One day he was a doctor making a living treating the dying, and the next he was a patient struggling to live. Just like that, the future he and his wife had imagined evaporated. When Breath Becomes Air, which features a Foreword by Dr. Abraham Verghese and an Epilogue by Kalanithi's wife, Lucy, chronicles Kalanithi's transformation from a naïve medical student 'possessed, ' as he wrote, 'by the question of what, given that all organisms die, makes a virtuous and meaningful life' into a young neurosurgeon at Stanford, guiding patients toward a deeper understanding of death and illness, and finally into a patient and a new father to a baby girl, confronting his own mortality.
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AUDIOBOOK CD

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Kalanithi, P., Verghese, A. 1., Malhotra, S., & Campbell, C. (2016). When breath becomes air (Unabridged.). Random House Audio :.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Paul, Kalanithi et al.. 2016. When Breath Becomes Air. Random House Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Paul, Kalanithi et al.. When Breath Becomes Air Random House Audio, 2016.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Kalanithi, Paul,, A. 1955- Verghese, Sunil Malhotra, and Cassandra Campbell. When Breath Becomes Air Unabridged., Random House Audio :, 2016.

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