The Recovering: Intoxication and its Aftermath download free [PDF and Ebook] by Leslie Jamison

The Recovering: Intoxication and its Aftermath download free [PDF and Ebook] by Leslie Jamison year 2018
  • Book name: The Recovering: Intoxication and its Aftermath
  • Author: Leslie Jamison
  • Release date: 2018/4/6
  • Publisher: GRANTA BOOKS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9781783781522
  • Rating: 7.52 of 10
  • Votes: 224
  • Review by: Lennox Jacob
  • Review rating: 8.15 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/28
  • Total pages: 544
  • Includes a PDF summary of 44 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Addiction is seemingly inexplicable. From the outside, it can look like wilful, arrogant self-destruction; from the inside, it can feel as inevitable and insistent as a heartbeat. It is possible to describe, but hard to explore. Yet in The Recovering, Leslie Jamison draws on her own life and the lives of addicts of extraordinary talent - John Cheever, John Berryman, Jean Rhys and Amy Winehouse among them - to take us inside the experience of addiction, exposing the contours, edges and wholes of an intoxicated life.Part memoir, part group biography, part literary history and part definitive analysis of cultural and social considerations of addiction, The Recovering is a significant moment in the history of post-war narrative non-fiction.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 31H16M48S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Memoirs, Illness & Addiction: Social Aspects, Coping With Drug & Alcohol Abuse
  • Available formats: PRC, WORD, PDF, DOC, EPUB, PDB, FB2, TXT. Compressed in TZ, TBZ2, ZIP, RAR, CPIO, BZ
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 27.29 USD
  • Dimensions: 153x234x32mm
  • Weight: 739g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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