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  • ISBN: 9781926706559 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1926706552 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: electronic resource
    remote
    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.
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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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