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Published by Houghton Mifflin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsViggo Mortensen (Introduction), Dave Eggers (Series Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages448
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7604843M
ISBN 100618341234
ISBN 109780618341238
OCLC/WorldCa56676510

Jacob M. Appel. Jacob M. Appel (born Febru ) is an American author, poet, bioethicist, physician, lawyer and social critic. He is best known for his short stories, his work as a playwright, and his writing in the fields of reproductive ethics, organ donation, neuroethics and euthanasia.


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