Scar Tissue

Scar Tissue

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By (author) Professor Michael Ignatieff

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  • Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux
  • Format: Paperback | 212 pages
  • Dimensions: 137mm x 211mm x 18mm | 249g
  • Publication date: 1 June 1994
  • ISBN 10: 0374527695
  • ISBN 13: 9780374527693
  • Illustrations note: black & white illustrations
  • Sales rank: 357,213

Product description

At the heart of Michael Ignatieff's riveting novel about a woman's descent into Alzheimer's are the tangled threads of a Midwestern family, frayed by time and tragedy yet still connected - as much by pride, embarrassed love, and sibling rivalry as by the painful ties of family loyalty. More than a tale of isolated tragedy, Scar Tissue explores the bonds of memory, their configuartion in self-identity, and their relationship to love, loyalty, and death.

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Michael Ignatieff is a frequent contributor to "The New Yorker" and T"he New York Review of Books," among other publications, and the author of many acclaimed books, including "Blood and Belonging, Isaiah Berlin, Virtual War, The Warrior's Honor, The Needs of Strangers, "and "The Russian Album." He lives in London and Cambridge, Massachusetts.