New Edition : With a new chapter addressing contemporary issues in end-of-life care
A runaway bestseller and National Book Award winner, Sherwin Nuland's How We Die has become the definitive text on perhaps the single most universal human concern: death.Read more...
"Eloquent and uncommonly moving... Nuland writes with unsentimental passion." - - Time
"Engrossing... We are in the hands of a remarkable portraitist whose cultivated thought... quietly and informatively instructs and advises us on a subject of universal concern." - - The New York Times Book Review
"Nuland's work acknowledges, with unmatched clarity, the harsh realities of how life departs... There is compassion, and often wisdom, in every page." - - San Francisco Examiner
"Nuland combines the clinical eye of a physician with... emotional and philosophical reflectiveness." - - Newsday