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Caring for Red : a daughter's memoir

Author: Mindy Fried
Publisher: Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Caring for Red is Mindy Fried's moving and colorful account of caring for her 97-year-old father, Manny--an actor, writer, and labor organizer--in the final year of his life. She grapples with the complexity of their relationship, and how to assert her own voice as her father's caregiver in his last days"--
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fried, Mindy.
Caring for Red.
Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, [2016]
(DLC) 2016013844
Named Person: Emanuel Fried; Mindy Fried; Emanuel Fried; Mindy Fried
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mindy Fried
ISBN: 9780826521156 0826521150 9780826521163 0826521169
OCLC Number: 921867767
Description: xii, 185 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Independent but vulnerable: caring for a frail elder parent --
Adjusting to assisted living: a family affair --
Settling into Harmony Village --
Bringing vibrancy into the last stage of life --
Coping with the end.
Responsibility: Mindy Fried.

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This is Mindy Fried's moving and colorful account of caring for her 97-year-old father, Manny - an actor, writer, and labour organiser - in the final year of his life. This memoir chronicles the  Read more...
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"Mindy Fried has written a moving and insightful memoir about being a long-distance caregiver (with her sister) for her ninety-seven-year-old father in the last year of his life in an assisted living Read more...

 
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