The Resource How to be a friend to a friend who's sick, by Letty Cottin Pogrebin, (sound recording)

How to be a friend to a friend who's sick, by Letty Cottin Pogrebin, (sound recording)

Label
How to be a friend to a friend who's sick
Title
How to be a friend to a friend who's sick
Statement of responsibility
by Letty Cottin Pogrebin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Everyone knows someone who's sick or suffering. Yet when a friend or relative is under duress many of us feel uncertain about how to cope. Throughout her recent bout with breast cancer, Letty Cottin Pogrebin became fascinated by her friends' and family's diverse reactions to her and her illness: how awkwardly some of them behaved, how some misspoke or misinterpreted her needs, and how wonderful it was when people read her right. She began talking to her fellow patients and dozens of other veterans of serious illness, seeking to discover what sick people wished their friends knew about how best to comfort, help, and even simply talk to them. Now Pogrebin has distilled their collective stories and opinions into this wide-ranging compendium of pragmatic guidance and usable wisdom
Cataloging source
BLACP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pogrebin, Letty Cottin
Dewey number
610
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
R726.5
LC item number
.P62 2013ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Pam Ward
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ward, Pam
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Care of the sick
  • Caregivers
  • Helping behavior
  • Sick
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
How to be a friend to a friend who's sick, by Letty Cottin Pogrebin, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Tracks Every 3 Minutes."
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
8 sound discs (approximately 9.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781470899530
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9781470899530
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
Z7624
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn832985475
  • 5431432
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
How to be a friend to a friend who's sick, by Letty Cottin Pogrebin, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Tracks Every 3 Minutes."
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
8 sound discs (approximately 9.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781470899530
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9781470899530
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
Z7624
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn832985475
  • 5431432
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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