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Death Be Not Proud: A Memoir
Death Be Not Proud A Memoir
Author: John Gunther
Johnny Gunther was only seventeen years old when he died of a brain tumor. During the months of his illness, everyone near him was unforgettably impressed by his level-headed courage, his wit and quiet friendliness, and, above all, his unfaltering patience through times of despair. This deeply moving book is a father's memoir of a brave, intelli...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780060809737
ISBN-10: 0060809736
Publication Date: 7/1989
Pages: 240
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.

3.9 stars, based on 43 ratings
Publisher: Harpercollins
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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Sad true story of a teenage book that dies of a brain tumor. Written by his father shortly after WWII. They try some pretty unusual treatments, excellent story with father trying to copy with lost of his son.
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