Merging art and religion with science, these largely autobiographical essays delve deeply into the emotional territory of medicine commonly avoided by other . Confessions of a Knife by Richard Selzer – book cover, description, publication history. Confessions of a knife / Richard Selzer. Author. Selzer, Richard, Published. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, c Physical Description.
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The Search for the Edge of the Universe. Other editions – View all Confessions of a knife Snippet view – Not every story is perfect but there are enough to put this compilation in a short list of short story books that one can really savor.
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sselzer He is the only writer who has made me truly cringe with a turn of a line. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Mar 11, Isis rated it it was ok Shelves: Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Explore the Home Gift Guide. May 19, Donn rated it really liked it. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.
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It is not this style of writing that I care for. Slezer was one on the author’s religious background that followed at least one other non-medical story and I skipped it all t I was hoping this was a book primarily about the author’s work as a surgeon, but he went confessiojs on so many tangents that I found the book to be more like a hodge-podge of whatever subject he felt like writing about on a given day.
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