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The Resource Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end, Atul Gawande

Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end, Atul Gawande

Label
Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end
Title
Being mortal
Title remainder
medicine and what matters in the end
Statement of responsibility
Atul Gawande
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Atul Gawande tackles the hardest challenge of his profession: how medicine can not only improve life but also the process of its ending. Full of eye-opening research and riveting storytelling, Gawande asserts that medicine can comfort and enhance our experience even to the end, providing not only a good life but also a good end
Cataloging source
TOH
Dewey number
362.17/5
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
R726.8
LC item number
.G39 2014ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
NLM call number
WB 310
PerformerNote
Read by Robert Petkoff
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end, Atul Gawande
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
  • Includes a bonus interview with the author
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Activities of daily living -- Things fall apart -- Dependence -- Assistance -- A better life -- Letting go -- Hard conversations -- Courage
Control code
ocn885207655
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 audio discs (9 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781427244239
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2015619305
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DD12818
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)885207655
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end, Atul Gawande
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
  • Includes a bonus interview with the author
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Activities of daily living -- Things fall apart -- Dependence -- Assistance -- A better life -- Letting go -- Hard conversations -- Courage
Control code
ocn885207655
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 audio discs (9 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781427244239
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2015619305
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DD12818
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)885207655
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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