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The noonday demon : an atlas of depression, Andrew Solomon

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The noonday demon : an atlas of depression
Title
The noonday demon
Title remainder
an atlas of depression
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Solomon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author offers a look at depression in which he draws on his own battle with the illness and interviews with fellow sufferers, researchers, doctors, and others to assess the complexities of the disease, its causes and symptoms, and available therapies
Summary
A journey of incomparable range and resonance into the most pervasive of family secrets, The noonday demon examines depression in personal, cultural, and scientific terms
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Lambda Literary Award for Biography/Autobiography, 2001.
  • National Book Award for Nonfiction, 2001.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2001
  • ALA Notable Book, 2002.
Awards note
National Book Award, Nonfiction, 2001.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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155513
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 616.85/27/0092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
RC537
LC item number
.S598 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2001 I-575
  • WM 171
NLM item number
S689n 2001
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True
Target audience
adult
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an atlas of depression
Label
The noonday demon : an atlas of depression, Andrew Solomon
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 501-535) and index
Contents
Depression -- Breakdowns -- Treatments -- Alternatives -- Populations -- Addiction -- Suicide -- History -- Poverty -- Politics -- Evolution -- Hope
Control code
1414240
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
569 p.
Isbn
9780684854663
Lccn
2001018884
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45806437
  • (OCoLC)45806437
Label
The noonday demon : an atlas of depression, Andrew Solomon
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 501-535) and index
Contents
Depression -- Breakdowns -- Treatments -- Alternatives -- Populations -- Addiction -- Suicide -- History -- Poverty -- Politics -- Evolution -- Hope
Control code
1414240
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
569 p.
Isbn
9780684854663
Lccn
2001018884
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45806437
  • (OCoLC)45806437

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