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The Lives They Left Behind: Suitcases from a State Hospital Attic

The Lives They Left Behind: Suitcases from a State Hospital Attic

by Darby Penney, Peter Stastny

Publisher: Bellevue Literary Press
ISBN: 9781934137147
Pages: 205
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 6 Mb
Date posting: 2021-03-02
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“The Lives They Left Behind is a deeply moving testament to the human side of mental illness, and of the narrow margin which so often separates the sane from the mad. It is a remarkable portrait, too, of the life of a psychiatric asylum--the sort of community in which, for better and for worse, hundreds of thousands of people lived out their lives. Darby Penney and Peter Stastny's careful historical (almost archaeological) and biographical reconstructions give us unique insight into these lives which would ...