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Memory's Last Breath

Field Notes on My Dementia

by Gerda Saunders

Hardcover, 272 pages, Hachette Books, List Price: $27 |


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A former literature professor describes her life with dementia and what it is like to be an intellectual person who is aware of her irreversible cognitive decline.