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The Resource An act of love : one woman's remarkable life story and her fight for the right to die with dignity, Marie Fleming with Sue Leonard

An act of love : one woman's remarkable life story and her fight for the right to die with dignity, Marie Fleming with Sue Leonard

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An act of love : one woman's remarkable life story and her fight for the right to die with dignity
Title
An act of love
Title remainder
one woman's remarkable life story and her fight for the right to die with dignity
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Marie Fleming with Sue Leonard
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Language
eng
Summary
One of Marie Fleming's last acts before she died from multiple sclerosis in late 2013 was to complete her memoir. A woman described by the High Court President as 'one of the most remarkable witnesses to come before the courts', during her landmark case against the Irish State to lift the ban on assisted suicide, here she tells the personal story behind the public face. From her young years growing up in Donegal, as she struggled to keep her family together after her mother left, to her battle to keep her own first-born child, to her later quest for education and self-betterment, against the odds, 'An Act of Love' is an unforgettable story of ambition and of life lived to the full
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Fleming, Marie
Dewey number
362.1'96834'0092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Leonard, Sue
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  • Fleming, Marie
  • Fleming, Marie
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Large type books
  • Biography
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An act of love : one woman's remarkable life story and her fight for the right to die with dignity, Marie Fleming with Sue Leonard
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Publication
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
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rdacontent
Control code
9781444827989
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
392 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781444827989
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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An act of love : one woman's remarkable life story and her fight for the right to die with dignity, Marie Fleming with Sue Leonard
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781444827989
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
392 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781444827989
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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