Subtitle: Reflections on Life's Final Chapter
Author: Sherwin B. Nuland
Softcover ~ 296 pages
This runaway bestseller has become the definitive text on the single most universal human concern: death. The new edition includes an all-embracing and incisive afterword that examines the current state of health care and our relationship with life as it approaches its terminus. It also discusses how we can take control of our final days and those of our loved ones.
"Nuland combines the clinical eye of a physician with . . . emotional and philosophical reflectiveness." ~ Newsday