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Facing the wind

a true story of tragedy and reconciliation

1st ed.

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

The story of Robert Rowe, his disabled son, his adopted child, his murder of his wife and three children, and his second wife. The author "addresses the questions of how human beings cope with the burdens that chance inflicts upon them, and what guilt and innocence consist of."--Jacket.

About the Edition

The story of Robert Rowe, his disabled son, his adopted child, his murder of his wife and three children, and his second wife. The author "addresses the questions of how human beings cope with the burdens that chance inflicts upon them, and what guilt and innocence consist of."--Jacket.

Table of Contents

The Beginning
The Second Son
Skills of Daily Living
The Mothers
The Happy Family
Neither Here nor There
One Sees, the Other Doesn't
Acceptance
The Ocularist
Unraveling
Afraid
Clarity
Reaction
The Defendant
The Postulant
Case Number 092182
A New Person
Father, Mother, Sister, Brother
Real Life
The Leper
The Final Appeal
The Meeting
The Other Side of the Door
Another Mother
The Cycle of Life.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-302).

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
364.15/23/0974723
Library of Congress
HV6534.N5 S25 2001

The Physical Object

Pagination
xii, 302 p. ;
Number of pages
302

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24947746M
Internet Archive
facingwindtruest00sala
ISBN 10
0375500227
ISBN 13
9780375500220
LC Control Number
00042532
OCLC/WorldCat
44414116
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