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Addicted [electronic resource] : notes from the belly of the beast / edited by Lorna Crozier & Patrick Lane.

Crozier, Lorna, 1948- (Added Author). Lane, Patrick. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781926706559 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1926706552 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xii, 231 p.)
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
  • Publisher: Vancouver : Greystone Books, c2006.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: Counting the bones / Patrick Lane -- My father, myself / Marnie Woodrow -- Junkie grows up / Molly Jong-Fast -- An open letter to Laura / Lois Simmie -- How to quit smoking in fifty years or less / Peter Gzowski -- More and more / Evelyn Lau -- Breathing under ice / Lorna Crozier -- The edge of doom / Susan Cheever -- Drinking / David Adams Richards -- Blackout / Sheri-D Wilson -- Not swimming, but drowning / John Newlove -- One more last chance / Rick Whitaker -- Junkie / Stephen Reid.
Summary, etc.: "These first-person accounts describe battles with alcohol, heroin, smoking, food, gambling, and sex.
Some contributors still struggle with their habits; others have managed to defeat them; two lost their lives to addiction's ravages."--BOOK JACKET.
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Media Console
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Drug addicts > Canada > Psychology.
Alcoholism > Canada > Psychology.
Addicts > Canada > Psychology.
Addicts > Psychology.
Dependency (Psychology)
Authors, Canadian (English) > 20th century > Biography.
Authors, American > 20th century > Biography.
D�ependants > Psychologie.
D�ependance (Psychologie)
�Ecrivains canadiens-anglais > 20e si�ecle > Biographies.
�Ecrivains am�ericains > 20e si�ecle > Biographies.
Genre: EBOOK.
Electronic books.
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