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Author Gavron, Jeremy, 1961- author.

Title A woman on the edge of time : a son investigates his trailblazing mother's young suicide / Jeremy Gavron.

Publication Info. New York : The Experiment, 2016.
©2016

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 GAVRON,H GAV    Available
 PAS San Rafael Branch Non-Fiction    92 GAVRON,H GAV    Available
Description 255 pages : Illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "Originally published in the UK by Scribe in 2015"--Title page verso.
Summary "A forensic reconstruction of novelist and journalist Jeremy Gavron's mother's state of mind, and a portrait of her complex, charismatic short life and of the events that precipitated her suicide when he was only four years old"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Gavron, Hannah -- Death and burial.
Women sociologists -- England -- Biography.
Suicide victims -- England -- Biography.
Young women -- England -- Biography.
Gavron, Jeremy, 1961- -- Family.
Young women -- England -- London -- Death.
Mothers -- England -- London -- Death.
Suicide -- England -- London.
Young women -- England -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Title Son investigates his trailblazing mother's young suicide
ISBN 9781615193387 (paperback)
1615193383 (paperback)

 
    
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