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Matters of life and death

new American stories

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Published by Wampeter Press in Green Harbor, MA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Short stories, American.,
    • United States -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited and with an introduction by Tobias Wolff.
      ContributionsWolff, Tobias, 1945-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS648.S5 M37 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 242 p. ;
      Number of Pages242
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3510885M
      ISBN 100931694175, 0931694140
      LC Control Number82070441

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      Matters of Life and Death - John Wyatt - CMF/IVP, Leicester. - pp. £ Pb. ISBN 0 8 How do you respond to the woman whose baby is born . Jun 09,  · His new book, Matters of Life and Death, a selection of some of his most powerful columns written for The Globe and Mail, further establishes his unique voice in discussions about Canadian health.


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Matters of Life and Death - John Wyatt - CMF/IVP - £, Pb pp Fetal screening, abortion, reproductive technology, genetics, infanticide, euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide.

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The essays are written by moral philosophers who are among the leading thinkers of the world. The previous two editions of this book have been heralded for the clarity and.